Navigate Up
Sign In
Bookmark and Share

Family photoMichigan Child Welfare Training Clearinghouse

Welcome!

 

The Michigan Child Welfare Training Clearinghouse is designed to provide a central location for child welfare training opportunities across the State of Michigan from the primary training providers. The training providers include: Children’s Trust Fund, DHHS Office of Workforce Development and Training, DHHS University In-Service, Michigan Federation for Children and Families, Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan Child Abuse Training Services, and State Court Administrative Office.

 

Training programs are listed by profession.  To register for a training or obtain further information, please click on the registration link specific to each training.

 

Provider Contact Information 

Wish to add a training program?

To inquire about adding a training program to the Training Clearinghouse, please contact Elizabeth Henderson at hendersone@courts.mi.gov or (517)373-2621.

  
  
  
  
  
  
There are no items to show in this view of the "training clearinghouse" list.
  
  
  
  
  
  
collapse Audience : Adoption Workers ‎(5)
TitlePromoting Healing Health and Wellness in Youth Who Have Been Sexually Abused and Experienced Other Trauma
Event Date9/21/2017
LocationHoughton
Registrationhttp://socialwork.msu.edu/ce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Michigan State University
DescriptionThis training will explore the unique experience of these youth while exploring their problems and needs.
 
TitleWhat to Do and What to Say: Supporting Children During Removal and Replacement
Event Date10/27/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training will focus on opportunities to mitigate harm and establish a relationship with the child.
 
TitleSupervision, Mentoring, and Leadership
Event Date10/27/2017
LocationKalamazoo
Registrationhttp://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThis training will help you, as a leader, to identify what areas you excel in and what areas you find the most challenging.
 
TitleAssessing With PIE and Building on Strengths
Event Date11/3/2017
LocationBerrien Springs
Registrationhttp://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThe purpose of this training is to make attendees aware of the benefits of utilizing the Person in Environment (PIE)
 
TitleSubstance Abuse: Upgrading Skills and Supporting Families
Event Date12/8/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training is designed for professionals to refresh and sharpen their substance use assessment skills.
 
collapse Audience : Children's Protective Services Specialists ‎(8)
TitlePromoting Healing Health and Wellness in Youth Who Have Been Sexually Abused and Experienced Other Trauma
Event Date9/21/2017
LocationHoughton
Registrationhttp://socialwork.msu.edu/ce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Michigan State University
DescriptionThis training will explore the unique experience of these youth while exploring their problems and needs.
 
TitleChild Welfare Essentials and Reasonable Efforts Advocacy
Event Date10/6/17
LocationLansing
Registrationhttps://100617cwessentials.eventbrite.com
ProviderState Court Administrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division
DescriptionThis training will provide participants with an overview of the legal framework governing child protective proceedings in Michigan, including the applicable statutes, court rules, and DHHS policy.
 
TitleSupervision, Mentoring, and Leadership
Event Date10/27/2017
LocationKalamazoo
Registrationhttps://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThis training will help you, as a leader, to identify what areas you excel in and what areas you find the most challenging.
 
TitleWhat to Do and What to Say: Supporting Children During Removal and Replacement.
Event Date10/27/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training will focus on opportunities to mitigate harm and establish a relationship with the child.
 
TitleAssessing With PIE and Building on Strengths
Event Date11/3/2017
LocationBerrien Springs
Registrationhttp://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThe purpose of this training is to make attendees aware of the benefits of utilizing the Person in Environment (PIE)
 
TitleForensic Interviewing: The Next Step
Event Date11/14/2017
LocationGrand Haven
Registrationhttps://www.michiganprosecutor.org/training/training-calendar
ProviderProsecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services
DescriptionThe training is designed to increase your understanding of the primary features of forensic interviewing and provide information to enhance your interviewing skills.
 
TitleForensic Interviewing of Children
Event Date12/7/2017
LocationFrankenmuth
Registrationhttp://www.michiganprosecutor.org/training/training-calendar
ProviderProsecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services
DescriptionThe training is designed to increase your understanding of the primary features of forensic interviewing and provide information to enhance your interviewing skills.
 
TitleSubstance Abuse: Upgrading Skills and Supporting Families
Event Date12/8/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training is designed for professionals to refresh and sharpen their substance use assessment skills.
 
collapse Audience : Foster Care Specialists ‎(6)
TitlePromoting Healing Health and Wellness in Youth Who Have Been Sexually Abused and Experienced Other Trauma
Event Date9/21/2017
LocationHoughton
Registrationhttp://socialwork.msu.edu/ce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Michigan State University
DescriptionThis training will explore the unique experience of these youth while exploring their problems and needs.
 
TitleEffective Use of Parenting Time: The Impact on Permanence and Family Wellness
Event Date10/20/17
LocationGrand Rapids
Registrationhttp://www.gvsu.edu/swce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Grand Valley State University
DescriptionParticipants will leave energized to make a positive impact on the families they serve and advocate for positive changes within parenting times.
 
TitleSupervision, Mentoring, and Leadership
Event Date10/27/2017
LocationKalamazoo
Registrationhttp://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThis training will help you, as a leader, to identify what areas you excel in and what areas you find the most challenging.
 
TitleWhat to Do and What to Say: Supporting Children During Removal and Replacement
Event Date10/27/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training will focus on opportunities to mitigate harm and establish a relationship with the child.
 
TitleAssessing With PIE and Building on Strengths
Event Date11/3/2017
LocationBerrien Springs
Registrationhttp://www.andrews.edu/cas/socialwork/continuing
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Andrews University
DescriptionThe purpose of this training is to make attendees aware of the benefits of utilizing the Person in Environment (PIE)
 
TitleSubstance Abuse: Upgrading Skills and Supporting Families
Event Date12/8/17
LocationLivonia
Registrationhttp://www.emich.edu/socialworkce
ProviderDHHS, University In-Service: Eastern Michigan University
DescriptionThis training is designed for professionals to refresh and sharpen their substance use assessment skills.
 
collapse Audience : Parent Attorneys ‎(1)
TitleChild Welfare Essentials and Reasonable Efforts Advocacy
Event Date10/6/17
LocationLansing
Registrationhttps://100617cwessentials.eventbrite.com
ProviderState Court Administrative Office, Child Welfare Services Division
DescriptionThis training will provide participants with an overview of the legal framework governing child protective proceedings in Michigan, including the applicable statutes, court rules, and DHHS policy.
 
collapse Audience : Prosecuting Attorneys ‎(3)
TitleInteractive Scenario Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Training
Event Date9/26/2017
LocationDimondale
Registrationhttps://www.michiganprosecutor.org/training/training-calendar
ProviderProsecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services
Descriptionattendees will learn how law enforcement, advocates, prosecutors, and medical providers can effectively engage with a reluctant witness and make challenging decisions through the entire judicial process. 
 
TitleForensic Interviewing: The Next Step
Event Date11/14/2017
LocationGrand Haven
Registrationhttps://www.michiganprosecutor.org/training/training-calendar
ProviderProsecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services
DescriptionThe training is designed to increase your understanding of the primary features of forensic interviewing and provide information to enhance your interviewing skills.
 
TitleForensic Interviewing of Children
Event Date12/7/2017
LocationFrankenmuth
Registrationhttp://www.michiganprosecutor.org/training/training-calendar
ProviderProsecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Child Abuse Training Services
DescriptionThe training is designed to increase your understanding of the primary features of forensic interviewing and provide information to enhance your interviewing skills.
 
Untitled Document
divider line
  

This project was funded by a federal Children’s Justice Act grant to the Governor’s Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect administered through the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, under Section 107(a), (b), (c), (d), (e), and (f) of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) (42 U.S.C. 5106c et seq.) as amended by Public Law (P.L.) 111-320 enacted December 20, 2012, and the Victims of Crime Act of 1984, as amended (42 U.S.C. 10603 et seq.). In addition, this is a project of the Governor’s Task Force on Child Abuse Neglect, chaired by the Hon. John Hohman, ret. Chief Judge, Monroe County Probate Court, and the State Court Administrative Office.

 
 
logos: Children's Bureau; Mich Dept Health and Human Services; Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan; US Dept of Health and Human Services; Mich Federation for Children and Families; Andrews University; Eastern Michigan University; Ferris State University; Grand Valley State University; Michigan State University; Spring Arbor University; University of Michigan; Western Michigan University; and Wayne State University