This workshop concentrates on the skills needed to assist families with change. Particular attention is focused on low-income, single-parent, long-term foster and adoptive families.

Topics include

  • assessing family dynamics
  • communication patterns
  • assessing dysfunctional behavior
  • assessing family strengths
  • skills for focusing and controlling interviews
  • building family skills and resources
  • motivating families to change

Participants will be able to better assess family strengths and needs and motivate families to change.

Course Code
246551