Interviewing and Engagement Skills

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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