In Part 1 of this two-part webinar series, originally recorded on April 5, 2022, experienced social workers, Ann Cleary LCSW, Carolyn Cain MSW, and Gary Sampson LICSW, of Holt International, outlined the most critical parts of a comprehensive home study assessment and provided their expertise on best practices.
After attending this live webinar, professionals will be able to:
Course level: Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced
In Part 2 of this series, originally recorded on April 12, 2022, an experienced panel addressed best practices for responding to complex situations that arise during the home study assessment. Experts in the field discussed how to best assess dynamics within the prospective adoptive family, and provide the education and training needed to adequately parent in unique situations.
After attending this webinar, professionals will be able to:
Course level: Beginning, Intermediate
120 minutes- Home Study Best Practices Part 1:
-Intake and Engagement
-Managing Written Documentation
-Home Visits & In-Person Interviews
90 minutes- Home Study Best Practices Part 2:
-Historical Family Factors
-Required Preparation for Special Cases
National Council For Adoption, #1804, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. National Council for Adoption maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 04/13/2022 – 04/13/2023. Social workers completing this course receive 3.5 continuing education credits.
If you are a social worker licensed in New York, do not complete this course for continuing education credit, instead visit this course: https://adoption.mclms.net/en/package/9419/course/18375/view.
This webinar does not offer credit for NJ social workers. The state of New Jersey does not recognize ASWB ACE continuing education provider level approval.
In order to receive their continuing education credit, attendees must participate in the entirety of the recorded webinar training, have their attendance verified and complete a course evaluation and post-test. Upon completing these items, attendees will receive their course continuing education certificate of credit to the email address provided at registration.
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Cost to register: $30
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