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
November 18 , 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Impact of Child Abuse and Neglect on Families & Children
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
November 19 , 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS 35 Anthony Ave, Conference Room A

Family Dynamics
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
November 20 , 2014
(1PM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Medical Indicators of Child Abuse and Neglect
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
November 20 , 2014
(9AM - 12PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Introduction on the Impact of Substance Abuse on Families & Children
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
October 7, 2014
(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
October 7, 2014
(9am - 12pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Assessing Child Safety, Risk & Danger
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
December 2, 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Room

Fact Finding Child Interviewing, Signs of Safety/Questioning Approach
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
October 1 & 2, 2014
(9AM - 4PM ea day)
DHHS 35 Anthony Ave, Conference Room C
December 3 & 4, 2014
(9AM - 4PM ea day)
DAY 1 DHHS 35 Anthony Ave, Conference Room C
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
October 8, 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
DHHS, 2 Anthony Ave, Augusta

Permanency Session 1
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
October 9 & 10, 2014
(9PM - 4PM)
DHHS, Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave, Pine Tree Rm

Psychosocial Assessment Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
October 15 , 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
Kaplan University, Augusta
December 23 , 2014
(9AM - 4PM)
Kaplan University, Augusta

Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Working with Native American Tribal Child Welfare
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
July 15, 2014
(12:30pm - 3:30pm)
Kaplan University, Augusta
October 16, 2014
(12:30pm - 3:30pm)
Kaplan University, Augusta

Legal Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
June 19, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta
October 20 , 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
Kaplan University Augusta

Legal Training - Mock Trial
Description
June 20, 2014
(9:00am - 12:00pm)
Augusta District Court

Permanency Session 2
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
June 20 , 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
August 13, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave
November 21, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Augusta, 2 Anthony Ave

Intake
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
July 3, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
August 7, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
September 4, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
October 2, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
November 6, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta
December 4, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 2 Anthony Ave Augusta

Office of Child & Family Services (OCFS) Orientation Training
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION
August 4, 2014 CANCELLED
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS Portland, 161 Marginal Way
October 6, 2014
(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
October 1, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
357 Odlin Road (The Ramada Inn), Bangor
October 8, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
DHHS 161 Marginal Way, Portland
October 22, 2014
(9:00am - 4:00pm)
179 Western Ave, Augusta (Armory)

Advance Medical Indicators
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION

Medication Assisted Treatment
Description
DATE/TIME
LOCATION