309: Drug and Alcohol Issues: An Introduction for Child Welfare Professionals.
The Pennsylvania Child Welfare Training Program CORE and Specialized and Related Curricula ; 309.
Pennsylvania Child Welfare Training Program. Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center.
Published: March 2016
Pennsylvania Child Welfare Training Program
University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work 403 East Winding Hill Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
This training serves as an introduction for Child Welfare Professionals on the topic of drug and alcohol issues and the connection of those issues to child welfare. As Child Welfare Professionals come into contact with a child and family involved in drug and alcohol use, it remains imperative that Child Welfare Professionals have the ability to identify and connect to the casework process for child welfare issues related to drug and alcohol use. During this training, the trainer will relate to the case process for a child and family involved in drug and alcohol issues best practices in the areas of collaboration, service planning, permanency planning, and placement. (Author abstract)
workforce; curricula; substance abuse; promising practices; pennsylvania