Tue, Jul 26|
Strategies to Support System-Involved Parents and/or Caregivers
Time & Location
Jul 26, 2022, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT
About the Event
To effectively support system-involved youth it's necessary to involve their parents or careivers. However, many social service and behavioral health providers have struggled to work with their parents. In this training, you will learn common challenges to engaging parents and strategies to enhance engagement with them.
1. Participants will be able to identify at least 1 barrier to supporting parents or caregivers of system involved youth
2. Participants will be able to identify at least 1 reason why it’s important to involve system involved youth parents and/or caregivers.
3. Participants will be able to identify at least 1 strategy to engage system involved youths’ parents and/or caregivers.
2:00pm-2:15pm Welcome & Introductions
2:15pm-3:30pm Barriers to engaging youths’ parents/caregivers
3:30pm-3:45pm Break (CEUs will not be offered during this time)
3:45pm-4:45pm Strategies to support youths’ parents/caregivers
4:45pm-5:00pm Closing and evaluations
Meet Our Trainers
Nola Brantley, CEO & Founder of Nola Brantley Speaks has become nationally recognized as a powerful Survivor voice for the issue of child sex trafficking through her moving and information packed public speaking. Her hard work and perpetual vigilance has brought both focus and concrete resources to this chronically underserved and largely unrecognized population of victimized youth. Nola’s approach aims to be holistic!
This course meets the qualifications for (2.75) BBS CEUs for LCSWs, LMFTs, LPCCs, and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences & is provided by Fred Finch Youth Center, CAMFT Provider #045295.