Offers a behind-the-scenes glimpse of effective collaboration to help child welfare professionals gain a deeper understanding of the dynamics of effective collaboration from multiple perspectives.
This video, which is part of the 2020 Child Welfare Virtual Expo Learning Experience, presents a behind-the-scenes glimpse of effective collaboration to help child welfare staff gain a deeper understanding of the dynamics of effective collaboration from multiple perspectives. Partners highlight their journeys and share their experiences of the adaptive challenges they faced in building the relationships and capacities needed to be an effective partner. The presentation also offers suggested strategies for avoiding pitfalls and addressing speedbumps along the way to implementing effective partnerships for primary prevention.
Use this video with the Child Welfare Virtual Expo 2020 Discussion Guide, which provides information and activities for each topic, including a description of the topic, reflection questions tailored to the topic, and team activities for child welfare staff and collaborative partners.
Julia Jean-Francois, Center for Family Life
Kathryn Conroy, Kenworthy-Swift Foundation
Pebbles Edelman, Partnership for Strong Families
Patricia Medlock, Florida Department of Children and Families
Paul DiLorenzo, Capacity Building Center for States
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