A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare Professionals
Family Time is one of the most important predictors of successful reunification. This training focuses on using the guidance and practices from ACS’ Visiting Policy to support quality parent-child visiting (aka Family Time) that promotes reunification and permanency. The program presents an approach to Family Time inviting more natural and positive interactions among family members. It will also highlight the importance of assessment to advance visits to the least restrictive level of supervision that supports safety. Finally, this program reinforces the value of effectively managed family time to maintaining and strengthening parent-child relationships. Primary course content includes:
This course is intended for all ACS and/or contract agency staff who supervise visits. Supervisors and managers will also benefit from the guidance in this training.
There are no prerequisites associated with this course.
Once enrolled in this course, learners will complete:
Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion.
There are no CEUs associated with this course.
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.