Recent Workshops and Presentations
Dr. Rhodes is authorized by Casey Family Programs to provide comprehensive training on the Casey Foster Family Assessments.
Learn how to use the Casey Foster Family Assessments to improve engagement and decision-making processes for foster and adoptive parents. This comprehensive, interactive, hands-on training is available in one or two parts. Workshops can be tailored for small and large groups. Dr. Rhodes can format delivery in a manner that is cost effective and practical for your agency. She also provides guidance about how to get started using the tools in your organization. Participants can earn up to 12 CEU credits.
CFFA Part 2 Participants work on interviewing skills, key components of assessment, deciding which tools to use, and developing a protocol for assessment. Participants will gain further confidence to use the CFFA in practice and be able to help and support others use the tools.
Recent Workshops on Foster Care
Abiltiy to Handle Challenges Situations in Fostering and Retention
Dr. Rhodes, Donna Cherry, Ph.D. and John Orme, Ph.D. gave a workshop on research with the CFFA tools at the 2009 Conference of the Foster Family-Based Treatment Association.