Professional Training

Our professional trainers understand the joys and challenges of working with children and families. We offer an array of professional trainingfamily education, and consultation services designed to help you. They bring both research and real-world experience to their training workshops. Topics are relevant, provide practical tools and strategies, and are adapted to different learning styles.

Ready To Strengthen Your Practice Skills?

We are committed to you. Choose from our list of popular training topics, or we invite you to consult with one of our training staff to develop more specialized training to fit your needs. Whether your group is small or large, and whether you’re interested in a Lunch & Learn or multi-day training, we will partner with you to plan training that meets your goals. Your success is our priority.

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Sample of Training Topics:

  • Child-Focused Recruitment: Unadoptable is Unacceptable
  • Trauma-Informed Practice in Child Welfare
  • Me, You, and the Work We Do
  • ACE’s and Toxic Stress: Responding with Resilience
  • Understanding and Managing Difficult Behavior
  • Building Resilient Teams
  • Maintaining the Capacity to Care: A Look at Compassion Fatigue
  • Engaging Fathers
  • Supporting Sibling Relationships in Foster Care and Adoption
  • Shared Parenting
  • It’s All About Connection! The Power of Attachment

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What Others Are Saying

“Today’s training was AMAZING! I am SO proud of the turnout and I am SO pleased with the content and delivery of the training.”
—DSS Program Manager

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