Fostercare > FST04 Fostercare - Parental Alternatives Repairing Family Ties
FST04 Fostercare - Parental Alternatives Repairing Family Ties
Rebuilding Family Ties in fostercare.
Course Objective
This program provides clinicians with the opportunity to learn about:

• Tools that practitioners can use to help parents and children rebuild fragile or disrupted attachments
• Change patterns of destructive behavior and implement safety plans to prevent further neglect, abuse and trauma
• Goal of attachment interventions is to provide a coordinated effort to rebuild family ties and change cycles of crisis
• Problems in reuniting children in foster care with their biological families  

Intended Audience
Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Therapists 
Author Bio
RICHARD KAGAN, Ph.D. - Dr. Richard Kagan is Director of Psychological Services at the Parsons Child and Family Center in Albany, New York and served as Clinical Director/Principal Investigator for the Parsons Trauma Center, a community services site for the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.  He is the author and co-author of six books about child and family services, with the books most relevant to this module being Rebuilding Attachments with Traumatized Children; Healing from Losses, Violence, Abuse, and Neglect, and Real Life Heroes; a Life Storybook for Children plus its accompanying manual, The Real Life Heroes Practitioner’s Manual.
Certificates
ASWB ASWB
Florida Board of Nursing Florida Board of Nursing
NAADAC NAADAC
NBCC NBCC
1.0 Hour 1.00 CE Credit(s) $22.33 QTY

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