Infant Safety and Care

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Description

Participants learn about infant communication, safe sleep environments, and the shaken baby syndrome to better assess infants during home visits.  Equipped with the information, participants are able to assess parent or caregiver responsiveness to the infant and ability to support specific changes for improved safety of the infant.  Participants become familiar with the Period of Purple Crying as a strategy to provide to parents of infants.  For substance affected infants and infants born to a dependent youth, participants learn how to develop and document a Plan of Safe Care and offer referrals to parents as required per policy.

Note: This course is comprised of two modules:

  • A six-hour classroom training
  • A four-hour eLearning (optional)

Length (hours)

10

Prerequisite

Regional Core Training

Audience

Social Workers

Audience Description

CA Social Service Specialists.

Dates and Locations

 
Aberdeen
External Registration Required
Classroom
May 9, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Amanda Meyer, MSW, Coach, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:
Aberdeen, Aberdeen DCFS Office 415 West Wishkah STE 2B Aberdeen WA 98520, Jenkins Map
Richland
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 21, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Renee Siers, MSW, Coach, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:
Richland DCFS Office 1661 Fowler Street Richland WA 99352, Columbia B Map
Spokane
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 19, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Renee Siers, MSW, Coach, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:
Spokane DCFS Office 1313 N Atlantic St STE 2000 Spokane WA 99201, Southwest Conference Room Map
Tumwater
External Registration Required
Classroom
April 26, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Amanda Meyer, MSW, Coach, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:
Tumwater DCFS Office 6860 Capitol Blvd, Building 2 Tumwater WA 98501, Small Training Room Map
Tumwater
External Registration Required
Classroom
June 7, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Trainers:
Amanda Meyer, MSW, Coach, Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence
Location:
Tumwater DCFS Office 6860 Capitol Blvd, Building 2 Tumwater WA 98501, Large Training Room, 3rd Floor Map

Registration Instructions

Please register directly in the LMS:

Maestro Course code: 110231 – Classroom
https://lms.dshs.wa.gov/?CourseId=22506901696

Maestro Course code: 110261 – eLearning (optional)
https://lms.dshs.wa.gov/?CourseId=22507067674

Tribal Members, CWTAP Students, and new CA hires who don't have LMS access: Please register using this form http://alliancecatalog.org/course-registration-cwtap-students-tribal-workers-and-new-workers-without-lms-access