The Child Welfare Trauma Training Toolkit is designed to teach basic knowledge, skills, and values about working with children who are in the child welfare system and who have experienced traumatic events. The toolkit gives strategies for using trauma-informed child welfare practice to enhance the safety, permanency, and well-being of children and families. Developed by the Child Welfare Committee of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, the Child Welfare Trauma Training Toolkit incorporates research updates and enhanced content on types of trauma, cultural implications, and long-term effects of childhood trauma, parent trauma, and secondary traumatic stress. The revised version also incorporates the Essential Elements of a Child Welfare System. To view this toolkit, visit http://www.nctsn.org/products/child-welfare-trauma-training-toolkit-2008 and for information, check out helpyourkeiki.com
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