Florida's Center for Child Welfare at USF

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Florida’s Center for Child Welfare at USF


May 18, 2016

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Tell Us How We’re Doing!

The Sarasota YMCA/Safe Children Coalition 2016 Annual conference hosted some great trainings during the first week of May. Several of these trainings are especially relevant for Mental Health Awareness Month, and are now available on www.centerforchildwelfare.org :


Addiction and the Child Welfare System

Presented by Phillip J. Brooks


Teenage Anxiety

Presented by Dr. Christopher Cortman


Parental Well-Being: Adapting the Philosophies of the Housing First Model to Child Welfare, Presented by William Nunnally and John Van Horn


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Recently Added Resources




Risk Pool Reports (Protocols, Reports and Recommendations from the statewide Risk Pool program)



Quarterly Training Managers Meeting May 2016 (Informational Video for statewide trainers)


Upcoming Training Events and Conferences






Webinar:  Voices of Kinship Caregivers. Wednesday, May 25 , 1:00PM-3:00PM (EST)/12:00PM-2:00PM(CST)

Click Here for additional information and to register


Webinar: How Early Trauma is Being Investigated. May 26, 2:00PM – 3:30PM (EST) / 1:00PM- 2:30PM (CST)

Click Here for additional information and to register






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