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Expanding on the Definition of Family and Engagement to Provide Better and More Effective Services
2/13/2013 - 2/13/2013
Webinar
2:00-3:30 EST, Satellite/Web Based
Event Contact:
Registrar
(800) 830-4031
tta@nttac.org
Sponsoring Organization(s):
OJJDP National Training and Technical Assistance Center
National Center for Youth in Custody (NC4YC)
Additional Information:
The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention in collaboration with the National Center for Youth in Custody will present its second Webinar on family engagement, "Expanding on the Definition of Family and Engagement to Provide Better and More Effective Services." Learning Objectives: (1) Understand the value of using a broader definition of "family," to include kinship families and mentors, when designing and implementing family engagement strategies. (2) Identify the key elements of meaningful engagement with families, such as demonstrating respect, validating the role and impact of families, listening, and providing regular and meaningful access to youth.