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The Center for States provides research assistance and responds to information requests on building capacity in child welfare.

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Understand the role of coaching in supporting workers, including coaching functions, effectiveness, models, and strategies.

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Review the protective capacities and protective factors frameworks used to assess, intervene, and serve families.

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Learn how supervisors and program managers can assist child welfare caseworkers in conducting quality visits with parents.

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Explore models and approaches for targeting safety outcomes.

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Explore coaching steps and tips supervisors can use to help workers strengthen skills and meet goals.