Online Learning Opportunities
The following web-based training resources are meant to supplement onsite, regional, and statewide training and technical assistance opportunities.
Additional resources, including web videos on various subjects related to CST are in the process of being developed.
For more information, please contact White Pine Consulting at: (715) 258-5430 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Team Meeting Vignettes
The Family Team Meeting Vignette video series was developed as an educational tool for service coordinators, team facilitators, and family and team members who would like to see an example of the Coordinated Services Team (CST) Initiative family team process played out by an actual team.
CANS Reliable Rater Training
In order to complete the CST Assessment Summary of Strengths and Needs - CANS Comprehensive, individuals must be certified as "reliable CANS raters", and receive annual recertification. The Coordinated Services Team (CST) Initiative collaborates with the WI Department of Children and Families to utilize their “CANS Tool Online Training and Certification” system.
Sustaining Collaborative Systems of Care (CSOC)
In this video of a keynote given by Dan Naylor at the 2011 National Wraparound Conference in Florida, key components of a successful sustainability plan for collaborative systems of care are highlighted including: core values; the role of consumers at every level; the development of trusting relationships with individuals, agencies and policy makers; building opportunities for public and private funding; promoting organization changes necessary for effective collaboration; recognizing the importance of leadership; and planning for long-term system sustainability from day one.
Building Adult Capabilities to Improve Child Outcomes: A Theory of Change
This 5-minute video depicts a theory of change from the Frontiers of Innovation community for achieving breakthrough outcomes for children and families who are vulnerable. It describes the need to focus on building the capabilities of caregivers and strengthening the communities that together form the environment of relationships essential to children's lifelong learning, health, and behavior.
Dr. Ross Greene - Lives in the Balance
Ross W. Greene, PhD, is originator of the Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) approach and founder of the nonprofit organization Lives in the Balance (www.livesinthebalance.org). Dr. Greene specializes in and provides consultation on the treatment of kids with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges.
Following are links to two of Dr. Green's videos that we reference in our workshops:
- Kids Do Well if They Can
- Three Options for Solving Problems
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