Dependency Court Publications

Florida Office of Court Improvement Quarterly Newsletter
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Summer 2014
Includes: Safety Methodology, 2014 Legislative Updates, Girls Court...
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Spring 2014
Includes: Evidence-Base Parenting Initiative, Baby Court Team, Project One...
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Winter 2014
Includes: Extension of Foster Care, Children in Court, Trauma Informed and Trauma Focused...
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Fall 2013
Includes: Innovative Practices, Model Courts, Parents with No Allegations...
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Summer 2013
Includes: Child Protection Transformation, Regional Trainings, 2013 Legislation and more...
Dependency Outlook Newsletter - Spring 2013
Includes: Model Courts, Transition Planning, Abuse Hotline Command Center and more...
General Dependency Court Publications
A Judicially Led Multi-system Collaborative Toolkit (2014)
Analysis of Dependency Mediation in Florida Courts - Final Report (University of South Florida, May'09)
Child Safety Assessment, Planning, and Decision Making in the Courtroom (National Child Welfare Resource Center on Legal and Judicial Issues, ABA Center on Children and the Law, May'10)
Courtroom Advocacy for the Education Needs of Children in Out of Home Care (2010)
Defining Drug Courts - Key Components (1997, reprint 2004)
Family Drug Court Training and Technical Assistance Needs Assessment (Center for Children and Family Futures, Apr'10)
Family Dependency Treatment Courts: Addressing Child Abuse and Neglect Using the Drug Court Model (2004)
Helping Traumatized Children: Tips for Judges (NCTSN, 2015)
How Child Welfare Agencies Can Benefit from Investing in Multidisciplinary Parent Representation (CSSP, 2015)
Judicial Survey of Infants and Toddlers and the Dependency System (2009)
National Association of Counsel for Children
NCTSN Bench Card for the Trauma-Informed Judge (NCJFCJ, 2015)
NCTSN Bench Card for Court-Ordered Trauma-Informed Mental Health Evaluation of Child: Sample Addendum (NCJFCJ, 2015)
Treatment-Based Drug Courts in Florida (Aug'09)
"The Judge's Page" Newsletter
Seen and Heard: Involving Children in Dependency Court (2006)
Visitation with Infants and Toddlers in Foster Care: What Judges and Attorneys Need to Know (2007)