Child welfare services are often judged on what is done to a client rather than what is done with a client. This workshop covers the repertoire of progressive interventions that can lead to successful work with clients.
- The power of a positive relationship
- Home visits—how often and how long?
- Creative confrontation
- Creating a crisis
- Remaining focused
- Using multidisciplinary partners
- Using the breadth of legal remedies
Participants will learn to use a variety of incrementally intrusive techniques to disturb dysfunctional equilibrium.