Continuing Education Opportunities

Family First Act                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Learn about new legislation regarding keeping kids at home.                                                                                                                                                              https://www.mtncasa.org/family-first-act/ 

Learning Resilience
InBrief: Resilience Series
https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/inbrief-resilience-series/

Tipping the Scale: The Resilience Game
https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/resilience-game/

Adverse Childhood Experiences
ACEs and Toxic Stress: FAQ
https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/aces-and-toxic-stress-frequently-asked-questions/

Child Development
Training Module: Executive Function
https://developingchild.harvard.edu/resources/training-module-executive-function/

Mandatory Reporting

If you have not completed the revised Mandatory Reporter Training please do so.  The training can be found at https://www.coloradocwts.com/mandated-reporter-training

Know when you should make the call by reviewing this helpful article.  http://co4kids.org/community/colorado-mandatory-reporters-you-need-make-call-yourself

Understand Mandatory Reporting Laws and Enforcement.   http://www.journal-advocate.com/sterling-local_news/ci_31948549/mandatory-reporting-law-poorly-understood-and-seldom-enforcedThe Opioid Crisis and Foster Care

The Opioid Crisis
Learn more about this ever increasing issue affecting children and families by reviewing this article. http://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/393129-opioid-crisis-sending-thousands-of-children-into-foster-care 

 

Please be sure to record all of your training time in Optima.  Please include the link to any online articles or trainings.  For in person trainings please include a summary, the names and credentials of the presenters for review by your Advocate Manager.

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