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Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Video Series

These Implementation Planning and Capacity Building videos explore how child welfare agencies can develop an intervention implementation plan that serves as a roadmap for the implementation team and a communication tool among team members, leadership, and stakeholders. As you watch, record your ideas and questions in the related workbook to help you apply what you are learning to your own practice.

Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Archived Webinar

The Implementation Planning and Capacity Building archived webinar examines how an agency might use a structured approach to lay the groundwork for successful implementation of new interventions. The accompanying workbook provides guidance for facilitating group discussions on how to create a plan with clear steps to prepare an agency for change, build capacity for implementation, and roll out a selected intervention.

Discussion Guide

Change and Implementation in Practice: Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Webinar

Provides an overview of how to engage stakeholders and team members in planning and preparing to implement an intervention. This webinar includes examples from the field about anticipating and overcoming challenges in implementing new interventions.

Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Videos

These Implementation Planning and Capacity Building videos explore how child welfare agencies can develop an intervention implementation plan that serves as a roadmap for the implementation team and a communication tool among team members, leadership, and stakeholders. As you watch, record your ideas and questions in the related workbook to help you apply what you are learning to your own practice.

Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Workbook

Video 1: Overview

Provides an overview of essential functions for preparing for implementation, planning for capacity building, and developing an implementation plan. The video also considers how tasks work together to support change efforts.

Video 2: Outline Elements, Identify Sources, and Consider Context

Explores the planning tasks of outlining implementation plan elements, identifying sources, and considering the context of agency implementation planning.

Video 3: Revisit Teaming and Leadership

Examines the implementation planning task of revisiting the teaming and leadership structures to help agencies facilitate the change and implementation process.

Video 4: Review Readiness Assessment Findings

Discusses the task of reviewing readiness assessment findings to plan for capacity building.

Video 5: Develop Strategies to Build Capacity

Explores the implementation planning task of developing strategies to build capacity for intervention implementation at a child welfare agency.

Change and Implementation in Practice: Problem Exploration Video Module 6

Focuses on planning for capacity building by exploring the task of developing strategies to strengthen motivation among child welfare staff and stakeholders for implementing an intervention.

Video 7: Identify Activities to Get Intervention Ready

Examines the task of building work plan activities to get the intervention ready before implementation begins.

Video 8: Identify Activities to Get Agency Ready

Presents information on the task of building the work plan activities to get the agency ready before implementation begins.

Video 9: Identify Activities to Roll Out and Measure

Explores the task of building the work plan activities to roll out the intervention and measure the quality of the implementation process, including any piloting or staging of the intervention.

Video 10: Identify Communication and Engagement Activities

Provides information on the task of identifying communication and engagement activities described in the implementation work plan.

Video 11: Consolidate and Review Implementation Plan

Examines the tasks of consolidating and reviewing the implementation plan before completing and putting it in place.