A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare Professionals
This course consists of one 60-minute eLearning modules and one 90-minute, virtual, Instructor-Led sessions, which equips participants with the skills necessary to identify intimate partner violence and engage families using a perpetrator, pattern-based approach. Participants will gain knowledge and practical skills related to the assessment process, engagement of both survivors and abusive partners, documentation, and safety planning.
This course is designed for direct service staff and supervisors in Child Protection, Prevention, and Foster Care.
There are no prerequisites required to take this course.
Once enrolled in the course, learners will complete:
Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion. While not a prerequisite, it is recommended that learners take the Motivational Interviewing learning program offered through the ACS Workforce Institute, or an equivalent.
The New York City Administration for Children’s Services is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0402. This course is 3.0 contact hours/0.3 CEUs. CEU credit is contingent upon completion of all course components.
To register for this course, log in to Cornerstone. For assistance or more information about the ACS Workforce Institute, please contact the Help Desk at [email protected] or call (212) 748-1898. Visit our website at www.nycacstraining.org.