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Training Offerings

Foster Parent Therapy is pleased to offer trainings to community agencies, child welfare agencies, and resource parents in Northern California.

Chelsea McGowan, LCSW has experience training new and seasoned child welfare workers in Bay Area counties. She is a contracted trainer with the Bay Area Academy and is able to offer any of the trainings below, as well as Resource Family Pre-Service training.

For community agencies and resource family groups, please inquire by email regarding rates and availability - some reduced rates are available for resource family and kinship support programs.

Trainings: Resources
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Finding Home
Engaging Foster Youth in their Search for Placement and Permanency

Audience: Clinicians &  Child Welfare Professionals

Length: Full and Half Day

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Extended Foster Care - What Now?

Educating and Engaging Youth in Extended Foster Care

Audience: Clinicians, Child Welfare Professionals, & Resource Parents

Length: Half Day

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Engaging & Serving

Trauma-Impacted Youth

Audience: Clinicians, Community Agencies, & Child Welfare Professionals

Length: Full Day, Multi Day

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Gathering Together

Family Finding & Concurrent Planning

For Youth in Foster Care

Audience: Child Welfare Professionals
Length: Full Day

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