Core Training for Resource Families Resource Center

This page holds the Handouts and Homework Assignments for participants in the current Zoom classes for the Core Training for Resource Families and the Core for Relative Caregivers. If you are interested in signing up for Core Training, please go to Training Calendars to find the next upcoming class.

For lots of great resources when you are starting out, go to: MORE CORE RESOURCES FOR NEW FOSTER PARENTS

CLASS HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS:

#1:Caring for a Child Impacted by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Questionnaire

#2: Check out our CORE RESOURCE CENTER and share one link you explored on the Questionnaire

#3: Alaska Resource Family Handbook and Questionnaire

#4:The Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standard and Questionnaire

Encouraged Activity: Talk It Over As A Family


CORE TRAINING/RELATIVE CORE SESSION MATERIALS:

***Relative Core - Session 1: Being a Relative Caregiver for OCS - Monday, January 23

Thursday, January 26 - Core Session 1: Understanding Trauma & How Children Respond to Trauma

***Relative Core - Session 2: Trauma Informed Parenting for Relative Caregivers - Monday, January 30

Tuesday, January 31 - Core Session 2: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 1-3

Thursday, February 2 - Core Session 3: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 4-6

Tuesday, February 7 - Core Session 4: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 7-9

Thursday, February 9 - Core Session 5 / Relative Core Session 3: Understanding the Office of Children's Services & Overview of ICWA -

Tuesday, February 14 - Core Session 6 / Relative Core Session 4: The Role of the Resource Family

Thursday, February 16 - Core Session 7 / Relative Core Session 5: Working with Birth Parents, Transitions/Reunifications -

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