Family Centered Treatment

Serving Native Families Affected by Substance Use Disorder: Active Efforts and Plans of Safe Care

Date: June 30th, 2020 Speakers: Ken DeCerchio (Deputy Project Director, National Quality Improvement Center for Collaborative Community Court Teams) Suzanne Garcia (Tribal Law and Policy Institute) Stephanie Weldon (Yurok Health and Human Services) Alita Redner (Yurok Health and Human Services) Description:  Substance use disorders among pregnant women and the number of infants [...]

Conveying Your Message – Strategies for Promoting Your Program

Download the Conveying Your Message TA Tool Date: 6/24/2020 Speaker: Tara L. Kunkel, MSW Description:  Conveying the message of your program is an essential part of sustainability and growth. The story you tell needs to convey the value of your program to the families you serve, community stakeholders, and policy makers in [...]

Supporting Recovery and Reunification

Speaker: Dr. Lynne Katz Description:  Dr. Lynne Katz highlights a collaborative response strategy developed by the University of Miami’s Linda Ray Intervention Center to support families in recovery as they transition out of residential treatment and reunify with their children. Recognizing that reunification support is essential to stabilizing the whole family through [...]

From Policy to Practice: Comprehensive and Coordinated Family-Centered Treatment for Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders

Speaker: Dr. Hendrée Jones Description:  Join Dr. Hendrée Jones for a discussion about the use of family-centered treatment when serving pregnant and parenting women with substance use disorders and their families. Dr. Jones will present about the importance of care coordination and systems integration for the whole family, including building relationships and [...]

QIC-CCCT Webinar – Strengthening the Ties that Bind

National Quality Improvement Center  for Collaborative Community Court Teams Funded By: Administration on Children, Youth and Families - Children's Bureau Two Part Webinar Series:  Strengthening the Ties that Bind A two part webinar series to help your Collaborative Court support positive, healthy parent-child relationships [...]

Information Sharing and Data Systems NCSACW

This page on the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) provides resources and site examples of cross-systems information and data sharing.   Click to View on the NCSACW Website

Facilitating Cross-System Collaboration: A Primer

This monograph provides information on the operational characteristics of each system to support cross-system communication and coordination within tribal, state, and county jurisdictions. Click to View on the NCSACW Website (.pdf)

The Collaborative Practice Model for Family Recovery, Safety and Stability

In this document, we discuss ten system linkage elements that child welfare, substance abuse treatment, and juvenile court dependency systems, as well as other  agencies and providers working with these systems, should use to collaborate with one another. We define ―collaborative practice as the use of these ten system linkage elements by two or [...]

Trauma Among Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders

NCSACW’s website provides a list of materials and resources on trauma among families affected by substance use disorders and involvement in child welfare services.   Click to View on the NCSACW Website

Trauma-Informed Care for Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders

This webinar explores the system and practice level changes that can be made to provide trauma-informed care.   Click to View the SAMHSA Webinar on Youtube