Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


September 2, 2015               


Recently Added Resources


®    New Publications on the Sexual Exploitation of Children (a.k.a. Human Trafficking):

·         Child Sex Trafficking in America: A Guide for child Welfare (NCMEC, 2015)

·         Child Trafficking and the Child Welfare System (Polaris, 2015)

·         Child Welfare and Human Trafficking (CWIG, 2015)

·         Traffic Stop: A Discussion about Child Welfare and Judicial Strategies…(SharedHope, 2014)




Newly Posted Online Trainings



Ethics in Child Welfare Presented by Kim Sherrod, Staff Development Specialist at Partnership for Strong Families, is now available online. Child Welfare Professional In Service Training Relicensing hours are available.



Lifeskills: Increasing College Access and Success for Students from Foster Care Presented by: Lisa Jackson, Charlie Davis, III and Becky Pengelley is now available online. Foster Parent Training Hours available. 


                                                                               Click Here to Access all Child Welfare Video Training

                                                                     Click Here to Access all Foster Parent Video Training




Upcoming Training Events and Conferences




®    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.






                                                                                       To view all upcoming training opportunities Click Here


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