OFFICE OF CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES
STAFF TRAINING

 

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Priority is given to New Caseworkers to attend these trainings

 

PLEASE NOTE:   2 ANTHONY AVE IS A   FRAGRANCE FREE BUILDING. THIS MEANS THAT SHOULD YOU ARRIVE WITH ANY SCENTS ON YOUR PERSON OR CLOTHING YOU MAY BE DENIED ADMITTANCE.  YOUR COOPERATION WITH THIS POLICY IS REQUIRED.  THE HEALTH OF EMPLOYEES IN THIS LOCATION IS COMPROMISED WHEN OTHERS WEAR SCENTS.  WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH YOU .

To Register For These Classes, Click on the Website Address Below

http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/setu/index.shtml

PROGRAMS


Introduction to Child Welfare/Foundation of Signs of Safety
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 27, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 35 Anthony Ave Conference Room A

Impact of Child Abuse and Neglect on Families & Children
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 28, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS 35 Anthony Ave, Conference Room A

Family Dynamics
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 29, 2015
(1PM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Medical Indicators of Child Abuse and Neglect
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 29, 2015
(9AM - 12PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Introduction on the Impact of Substance Abuse on Families & Children
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 10, 2015
(1PM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Introduction on the Impact of Domestic Abuse on Families & Children, Linkage Project
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 10, 2015
(9am - 12pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Assessing Child Safety, Risk & Danger
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 3, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta,35 Anthony Ave Conference Room F

Fact Finding Child Interviewing, Signs of Safety/Questioning Approach
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 4 & 5, 2015
(9AM - 4PM ea day)
DAY 1 DHHS 35 Anthony Ave, Conference Room F
DAY 2 DHHS 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Family Team Meetings (FTM) And intro to Facilitated Family Team Meetings (FFTM)
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 11, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS, 2 Anthony Ave, Augusta

Permanency Session 1
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 12 & 13, 2015
(9PM - 4PM)
DHHS, Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Rm

Psychosocial Assessment Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
December 23, 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
Kaplan University
January 13, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Avenue
April 14, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
TBA
July 14, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
TBA
October 13, 2015
(9AM - 4PM)
TBA

Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Working with Native American Tribal Child Welfare
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 14, 2015
(9:00am - 12:00pm)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Avenue
April 15, 2015
(9:00am - 12:00pm)
TBA
July 15, 2015
((9:00am - 12:00pm)
TBA
October 14, 2015
(9:00am - 12:00pm)
TBA

Legal Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
January 13, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
March 10, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
May 12, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
July 14, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
September 16, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
November 10, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta

Permanency Session 2
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
February 26, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
May 7, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
June 9, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
August 19, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
December 17 , 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave

Intake
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
December 4, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
Child Welfare Trauma Training Toolkit
Description
February 10 & 11, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Ave
June 10 & 11, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Ave
September 9 & 10, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Ave
December 9 & 12, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Augusta Armory, 179 Western Ave

Office of Child & Family Services (OCFS) Orientation Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
October 6, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
Working within OCFS
Description
January 26, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
March 23, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
May 18, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
July 20, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
September 21, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
November 16, 2015
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave


The Programs below are Open to OCFS Staff and Foster/Adoptive Parents

 

Advance Substance Abuse Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION

Advance Domestic ViolenceTraining
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
   

Advance Medical Indicators
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION

Medication Assisted Treatment
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION