A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare Professionals
This virtual course will consist of a combination of eLearning modules and virtual synchronous sessions. Learners will first complete a 30-minute eLearning module introducing them to motivational interviewing as a strengths-based engagement practice model promoting a collaborative approach. Learners will then participate in a 90-minute Instructor-led virtual session where they will learn to demonstrate the spirit and strategically use the skills of Motivational Interviewing to strengthen their interviewing and engagement skills to gather information necessary to make accurate assessments.
This course is designed for all staff in Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice.
Prior to attending this course, learners are required to have completed:
Once enrolled in the course, learners will complete:
Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion.
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 1.5 contact hours/0.15 CEUs. CEU credit is contingent upon completion of all course components.
To register for this course, please 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.