Psychosocial Assesment

Julia Simmons

Intended Audience: OCFS Staff Only

Credit: 6 HRS

This training is designed to help participants to be able to write a psychosocial assessment of a family. It initiate’s participants thinking in a more complete manner about what additional information may be needed about a caregiver. This process can assist caseworkers in developing key questions that would be asked of the mental health professional around caregiver functioning and capacity to change as it relates to child safety, permanence and well-being.