- January 28, 2022
- Posted by: Teresa Gallegos
Promoting Resiliency with Youth Exposed to Domestic Violence
Audience: Child Welfare Professionals, including DCF Staff, Reintegration and Family Preservation Case Managers and Family Support Workers; Social Workers; Mental Health Professionals; Foster Home, Kinship, and Adoption Workers; CASAs. Kin/relative, foster, and adoptive families are also welcome and encouraged to attend, as well as KCSDV Member Program Advocates.
This training will provide participants with an understanding of the potential impacts being exposed to domestic violence can have on youth, particularly those that are involved in the child welfare system. Participants will learn to identify protective and risks factors for youth exposed to domestic violence, and what resources are available to promote youth resiliency and healing from trauma. Participants will also be able to apply strategies to promote resiliency on the individual, family, and community levels; as well as learn what advocacy services are available for youth in Kansas who have been exposed to domestic violence.
- As a result of this training, participants will be able to:
- Describe the potential impacts of domestic violence on youth.
- Identify at least 2 risk factors for youth exposed to domestic violence.
- Identify at least 2 protective factors for youth exposed to domestic violence.
- Apply at least 2 strategies to increase resiliency in children who have been exposed to domestic violence.
- Locate advocacy services in Kansas for youth exposed to domestic violence.
Date and Time:
Thursday, June 16, 2022
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Kristina Scott, L.M.S.W
Child Welfare Project Coordinator
Thursday, June 9, 2021
The Zoom Join link and passcode will be emailed to all approved registrants prior to the training.
How to Register:
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Funding is provided through Department for Children & Families (DCF) Grant.
This training is pending 4 CEUs through the BSRB provided by DCF.
June 16, 2022
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm