Interviewing and Engagement contains Safety Organized Practice, Structured Decision Making, Solution Focused and assessment protocol strategies that provide the recipient with tools to investigate, engage and maintain children in a safe environment. The goal for this training will be to expand the participants’ knowledge of interview protocols, and build competence in the use of engagement strategies.

Topics Include:
  • Understanding interview protocols as it relates to Child Welfare practice.
  • Practicing and applying the principles of engagement strategies.
  • Reviewing interview protocols for Child Welfare purposes.
  • Building confidence and competency with engagement practice.
  • Understanding how bias and misconceptions may skew the interview.
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