1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Reframing Mental Illness Diagnosis through a Trauma and Permanency Informed Lens – Oppositional Defiant Disorder; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: Who Knew a Game of Uno Could Change Your Life?; 3) PromiseShip Celebrates 10 Years of Building Families; 4) The Adoption Process: Men and Women Handle Scenarios Differently; 5) Experts Share 6 Things You Should Know Before Working with Kids; 6) Shifting the Focus from Trauma to Compassion; 7) Judge Took a Chance on a Teen in Trouble. Now She’s Becoming a Lawyer
Permanency Tip of the Week: Responding to: “You Are Not My Real Family” Whether we are serving families who provide Permanency to our Youth or we are a family providing that Permanency, some form of this statement will likely be delivered by our Youth at some point along the journey. Particularly for our Permanency families, […]
1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Survival Skills – Thank Goodness our Youth have them!; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: The Program Connecting Foster Kids with Relatives – “James”; 3) Coming Together to Create the Child Welfare System We All Want; 4) 5 Things You Need to Survive as a Foster Parent; 5) Preparing and Supporting Foster Parents Who Adopt; 6) Disrupting School-Justice Pathways for Youth with Behavioral Health Needs; 7) Understanding Trauma-Informed Care: What Does It Look Like?
Dr Greg Manning’s Permanency in the News – 1) Permanency Tip of the Week: The Goal of Finding Joy – In the Permanent Connections; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: From 15 Foster Home to One Adoptive Family; 3) The Future of Healing: Shifting from Trauma Informed Care to Healing Centered Engagement; 4) Dads Rock: Nurturing Father Engagement; 5) Equal Footing: Oakland Program Keeps Foster Youth on Track to Graduate with Their Peers; 6) To Help Youth with Trauma Brain, Treat Entire Family; 7) National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC) – Virtual Training Center (VTC)