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: More Core Resources “Lookabout” and Questionnaire Do this exercise and find lots more resources by clicking the More Resources Box below or go directly to CORE RESOURCE CENTER

#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: Kinship Caregiving: Keeping it in the Family Part 1 of 2 - Monday, April 5

Tuesday, April 6 - Core Session 1: Understanding Trauma & How Children Respond to Trauma

Thursday, April 8 - Core Session 2: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 1-3

Relative Core - Session 2: Kinship Caregiving: Keeping it in the Family Part 2 of 2 - Monday, April 12

Tuesday, April 13 - Core Session 3: Intro to Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 4-6

Thursday, April 15 - Core Session 4: Trauma Informed Caregiving Principles 7-9

Tuesday, April 20 - Core Session 5 / Relative Core Session 3: Understanding the Office of Children's Services & Overview of ICWA -

Thursday, April 22 - Core Session 6 / Relative Core Session 4: The Role of the Resource Family

Tuesday, April 27 - Core Session 7 / Relative Core Session 5: Working with Birth Parents, Transitions/Reunifications -

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