Weekly Update May 13, 2016

Trends in Child Welfare Policy and Practice in Georgia

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 10:00am - 2:00pm 

Together Georgia Provider Alliance in collaboration with The University of Georgia J. W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development  offers the following training.  This session will highlight trends in child welfare practice and policy presented by Tripp Jones, LaShaunda Daniel, and Frances Atwater from the Georgia Department of Human Services. Prudent Parenting, updates in Independent Living Programs, and Solution Based Casework will be highlighted.   

Instructors: Tripp Jones; Unit Manager, Child Welfare Practice Model Coaches, DHS; LaShaunda Daniel; Training and Curriculum Specialist, Office of Provider Management, DHS; and Frances Atwater; Independent Living Program Supervisor, DHS  
Date and Time: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location:  hosted at Hephzibah Ministries -  6601 Zebulon Rd, Macon GA 31220
Cost: $85  
link to registration (TG member discount is available--email office@gahsc.org to request code.)
CEUs  applied for  - 3.5 hours 
LCSW, LPC, LMFT CEUs applied for 

Contact office@gahsc.org 

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