Introduction to SDM (Virtual Training)

Structured Decision Making (SDM) is a case management system designed to help child welfare workers assess risk and safety concerns in families and inform decisions regarding the appropriate level of service and intervention throughout the life of a case. This training will help participants gain an understanding of performing assessments utilizing the web-based SDM system.

After attending this training, participants will be able to:

  • Utilize the priority response tool for hotline and screening
  • Conduct safety and risk assessments during investigation
  • Complete the needs and strengths assessment
  • Utilize the reassessment; reunification; risk reassessment; and safety assessment tools for family reunification and maintenance cases
CEUs
0.6
Section Number
201SYS671
Instruction Method
Online webinar

Section Notes

The format of this online class will be a Zoom webinar from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. You will receive login instructions via email after your enrollment has been received.