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NCWWI develops and hosts workforce development resources for child welfare practitioners, supervisors, managers, leaders, students, faculty, researchers, policymakers and other professionals. Our resources have been organized into 15 different topical categories and subcategories, which can be accessed by clicking on the links below. If you prefer to search our resources by keyword or type, or to search within a particular topical category, simply use the search function below.
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default Introducing the Comprehensive Organizational Health Assessment (COHA) (8 downloads)

This one minute video introduces the COHA to Workforce Excellence Sites. It also serves as an exa…

default Introducing the Tribal Comprehensive Organizational Health Assessment (TCOHA) (4 downloads)

This short video introduces the TCOHA to Tribal Workforce Excellence Sites. It also serves as an …

default Showing Up Makes All The Difference (2 downloads)

During the 2020 Child Welfare Worker Recognition Event, National Child Welfare Advocate, Courtney…

default Thank You for Showing Up (3 downloads)

During the 2020 Child Welfare Worker Recognition Event, National Child Welfare Advocate, Victor S…

default Creating a New Narrative: Collaborative and Effective Evaluation in Tribal Communities (1 download)

This video describes historical experiences of intrusive research and judgmental evaluations that…

default Collaborative & Effective Evaluation in Tribal Communities: The Roles and Voices of Key Stakeholders (289 downloads) Popular

This video describes the roles of key stakeholders to create a new narrative for evaluation in Tr…

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default Moral Injury in Child Protection Workers (259 downloads) Popular

This video features the perspectives of three frontline social workers at various stages of their…

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default Home Visitor Safety: General Safety Guidelines - video (OK) (435 downloads) Popular

This video aims to teach participants to identify and understand the importance of maintaining a …

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default Regulating Distress (3 minute microlearning) (279 downloads) Popular

This microlearning focuses on one of the seven behaviors of adaptive leadership – regulating di…

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default Family Engagement in Child Welfare Video Series (241 downloads) Popular

This video series and accompanying discussion guides showcase the experiences of two Systems of C…

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default To Transform Child Welfare, Take Race Out of the Equation (97 downloads)

In this eye-opening talk about the impact of race and neighborhood on foster-care decisions, soci…

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default Weaving Together Agency Staff Around Organizational Change (244 downloads) Popular Open
default Partnerships, Evaluation, and Effective Practice in Child Welfare: Introducing a New Framework (Part 1) (331 downloads) Popular

This video introduces a practical guide for strengthening child welfare systems called “A Frame…

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default Changing Supervision Lenses: Zooming in and out (305 downloads) Popular

Effective supervisors must zoom in and out to get the full picture of …

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default Leading Through Understanding the Role of Life Stories (221 downloads) Popular

Understanding the personal journey – or context - that leads people to a career in child welfar…

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default Learning, Leading, Changing (240 downloads) Popular

For decades, the approach to workforce issues in child welfare was crisis-driven. Workers were no…

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default Workforce Excellence in Missouri (191 downloads) Popular

The Missouri Children’s Division faced big challenges prior to 2014. Too many children were in …

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default Coaching Videos (322 downloads) Popular

This site provides three videos from The Coaching Toolkit for Child Welfare Practice DVD and one …

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default Mind the Gap #10: Peer Mentoring, Crisis Response & Resilience-building - NJ DCF’s Worker2Worker (289 downloads) Popular

During this webinar, presenters deacribe the NJ Worker2Worker program, a confidential peer-c…

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default A Framework to Design, Test, Spread, and Sustain Effective Child Welfare Practice: Identify & Explore (Part 2) (357 downloads) Popular

This video explains the process of building evidence and spreading effective practice in child we…

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