Psychotropic Drugs 101 - 2 hours of in-service training
This webinar is recommended for volunteers who work with children on prescription medication or would like to know more about medications commonly prescribed to children in foster care. Hosted by Portland Oregon CASA Supervisor Stephen McCrea.
Mitigating Implicit Bias in the Juvenile Court System - 1.5 hours of in-service training
Learn how the court, the data and the CASA/GAL program are working together to identify and mitigate bias and address disparity within their judicial district. This webinar provides positive, practical approaches for CASA/GAL programs and their judicial partners to collaboratively address disproportionality and disparate outcomes for foster youth. Facilitators: Judge L. Trosch Louis A. Trosch, Jr., District Court Judge – 26thJudicial District, Charlotte, NC; Erin Chinn-Gary MSW, JD Family Court Administrator – 26thJudicial District; and Dana Frady, MSW, District Administrator, Guardian ad Litem District 26.
Building Strong Families and Healthy Communities: The Safe Babies Court Team Project - 1.5 hours of in-service training
Lucy Hudson, director of the Zero to Three Safe Babies Court Teams Project, provides an overview of this Zero to Three initiative, which has engaged several CASA/GAL programs across the country.