Change and Implementation in Practice: Readiness Video Module 4

Explores how the factors of motivation, general capacity, and intervention-specific capacity influence agency readiness for change. This video provides examples of and considerations for conducting readiness assessments.

Publication year: 2018
Capacity Building Center for States

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This video examines how to assess agency readiness to put new programs and practices in place. Assessing readiness helps agencies prepare for a successful change initiative and proactively build capacity in needed areas. This series of five videos examines readiness by considering the purpose and benefits of assessing for readiness, identifying factors that contribute to readiness, developing an assessment approach, conducting an assessment, analyzing results, and determining next steps. Video 4 explores conducting a readiness assessment.

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States (2018). Change and Implementation in Practice: Readiness Video Module 4. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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