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Webinar - Wed, Feb 20, 2013, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm ET: Evidence-based Practices in Child Welfare: Opportunities & Challenges for the Workforce

February 4, 2013

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Description: Presenters will provide an in-depth overview of evidence-based practices (EBP) in child welfare, including the definition, relevance for the workforce, and implementation processes/strategies, and share a range of examples of jurisdictions that have effectively implemented EBP, discussing current trends, challenges and controversies, as well as lessons learned and tips for success.


1.     Greg E. Rose, Deputy Director, Children and Family Services Division, California Department of Social Services.

2.     Charles Wilson, MSSW, Director of the California Evidence Based Clearinghouse and Senior Director and Sam and Rose Stein Endowed Chair in Child Protection, Chadwick Center for Children & Families, Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, CA.

3.     Jennifer A. Rolls Reutz, MPH, Research Coordinator at the Child & Adolescent Services Research Center (CASRC) and California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse (CEBC) at the Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, CA.

4.     Virginia C. Strand, DSW, Professor and Co-Director, National Center for Social Work Trauma Education and Workforce Development, Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, and NCWWI Traineeships Peer Network Coordinator.

Link for more information: National Webinar Special Bonus Session #2 Registration

Additional Information: This series is free and open to all.

Certificates of attendance will be sent to all participants. Please visit to learn more about the series or to access the series' archives.



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