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Mitigating Safety and Risk for Children Affected by Parental Substance Use Disorders Involved in the Child Welfare System
National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare
Date: February 28, 2023 | Length: 54:41
The webinar reviews 1) child welfare assessment of parental substance use as a safety or risk factor through standardized screening, examination of behavioral indicators, observations of the physical environment, and contact with other service providers; 2) opportunities for substance use treatment professionals to partner with child welfare on safety planning with families affected by parental SUDs; and 3) collaborative strategies to support families’ efforts to overcome barriers to child safety and permanency while building parental capacities. The webinar also highlights five newly developed tip sheets and a video series. View the audio description version.
- Kim Bishop, MSW, LICSW – Deputy Program Director, National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare
- Elizabeth Bullock, BS – Senior Program Associate, National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare
Topic(s): Professional Development
Section: Related Online Training, Videos, and Webinars