Most popular resources on social media & upcoming webinars
January 2019 | Issue 50
Staying current is a must even when you're busy so we've put together the most popular content shared over the last month on our
Should Childhood Trauma Be Treated As A Public Health Crisis?
New Tool Designed to Help Youth Self-Assess for Well-Being, Address Concerns
Cultural Responsiveness & Disproportionality
Terence Fitzgerald who studies institutional racism & child welfare found that an empathy gap among white social workers can hurt the services received by people of color
Our racial equity special collection can help your agency increase understanding, facilitate dialogue, deliver training, confront implicit bias, analyze policies, implement sustainable system change, and work to achieve racial equity
Leadership & Management
[Podcast] 4 skills needed to become a courageous leader
[Infographic] Inside the Mind of a Toxic Employee
If you need a get-to-know-you question for team-building at work that isn’t trite & terrible, here are 25 to try that are based on 4 years of data
New version of Child Protective Services: A Guide for Caseworkers with updated guidance on best practices in casework
The Children's Bureau has released guidance on Family First Services for those administering or supervising the administration of Titles IV-B & IV-E
Most recent AFCARS Report
How does your state rank in the 2018 Kids Count Data Book?
Revised! Child Protection in Families Experiencing Domestic Violence manual offers guidance on ensuring the safety of children in incidents of domestic violence, providing survivor safety, perpetrator accountability, agency response and more
Top 10 Self Care Posts of 2018
NASW Social Work Talks podcast on self-care & avoiding burnout
Rough start to the week? Take a few minutes to just breathe...then go out and meet those challenges
The Exercise That Helps Mental Health Most
How did Texas decrease caseworker turnover and stabilize its workforce?
If you really want to increase employees’ health & well-being, focus on job control & social support
Partner with NCWWI on Workforce Development
Applications Due January 31, 2019
We hope you'll considering partnering with us
to identify, assess, plan, implement, and evaluate interventions that will build and strengthen your agency's child welfare workforce. Review the
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We've highlighted just a few of the webinars being offered this month and you can check out the
complete list of webinar opportunities
The Power of Inclusion: How Mentoring Enables Organizations to Embrace Diversity and Fuel Retention
Team Effectiveness: What Is It Anyway?
Trauma-Informed Care in Youth-/Young Adult-Serving Organizations
Why Does Diversity Matter?
Caregiver Friendly Courtrooms – Understanding the Juvenile Court Process and Making it More Accessible for Families
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