Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


August 27, 2015               


Recently Added Trainings



Understanding Termination of Parental Rights for Foster Parents Presented by David Silverstein, Assistant Attorney General, is now available online. Foster Parents will learn the legal basis for termination of parental rights and understand their role in termination of parental rights legal proceedings. Foster Parent Training Relicensing hours are available.



Writing Checks and Keeping Balance of Caregiver Protective Capacities Presented by: Connie Pierre-Antione is now available online, This fast paced, two hour training will increase your understanding and assessment of Caregiver Protective Capacities. Child Welfare Professional In Service Training Hours available. 



                                                                               Click Here to Access all Child Welfare Video Training

                                                                     Click Here to Access all Foster Parent Video Training




Recently Added Resources



®    New Adoption Publications from the Child Welfare Information Gateway (2015):

·          Parenting Your Adopted Preschooler

·         Parenting Your Adopted School-Age Child

·         Parenting Your Adopted Teenager


®     Florida Title IV-E Waiver Demonstration Project Extension Final Evaluation Plan (2015)





Upcoming Training Events and Conferences




®    The 28th Annual National Independent Living Conference: Growing Pains, September 1st-4th, Orlando, FL. Click Here for additional information and registration.


®    The Child Protection Summit 2015. September 9th-11th, Orlando, FL. Click Here for additional information and registration.


®    Webinar: Working with Latino and Hispanic Dads. September 16, 12:30-2:30PM (Eastern)

Click Here for additional information and to Register.


®    Webinar: What Does It Take to Become A Trauma-Informed Child Welfare System: Invitation for CW Professionals and Community Partners. September 17, 3:00-4:30PM (Eastern)

Click Here for additional information and to Register.






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