Large group of Multiethnic people

Training

Training Schedule:  October 14-25, 2017

 

Joliet, IL

Saturday, October 14th
9 AM – 4 PM
Welcome / Introductions
Juvenile Law
Confidentiality
CASA Overview
Tuesday, October 17th
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM 
Cycle of Abuse
The Impact of Trauma on Childhood Development 

Vicarious Trauma and Self-Care

Thursday, October 19th
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
What to do Before, During and After You Meet Your Child
Verbal v. Nonverbal CommunicationSaying the Right Thing v. Doing the Right Thing

 

Developing Rapport

Gaining Trust

Saturday, October 21st
9 AM – 4 PM
Cultural Competency
Gathering Information
Writing the Court Report 

CASA E-Mail

Tuesday, October 24th
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
The Impact of Substance Abuse
Mental Illness Awareness
Optima 

Continuing Education Units

Wednesday, October 25th
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
CASA Advocate Panel
Tour of River Valley

Funding for this project has been provided in part by the County through the use of Community Development Block Grant funds made available by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

2017 Training Dates

January

21, 24, 26, 28, 31, Feb 1

April

1, 4, 6, 8, 11, 12

July

15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 26

October

14, 17, 19, 21, 24, 25