IEPs, July 20, 27, and August 3, 2017
IEPs Presentation
Education Manual 2015
Education Records Review Grid
IEP Assessment Request
IEP Records Request

Regional Center Services, July 13, 2017
Regional Centers Presentation

Court Report Writing Refresher, May 31, 2017
Court Report Writing 101 Presentation

Kidsave: Adoption Issues for Older Kids, March 23, 2017
Kidsave Presentation

Benefits for Foster Youth, February 8, 2017
Benefits for Foster Youth Presentation
Resource Family Approval Guide

The Adolescent Brain, January 12, 2017
Understanding the Adolescent Brain and Behavior in the Context of Foster Care Presentation

Super Special Education, December 6, 2016
Super Special Education Presentation

Resilience and Education Needs for Traumatized Youth, November 16, 2016
Addressing Barriers to Educating Foster Children through Laws & Effective Practices Presentation

How to Read an IEP, November 8, 2016
Understanding and How to Read IEPs Presentation
Education Manual 2015

Working with Teenagers, November 3, 2016
Ten Essential Tips for Working with Teens

Interviewing Children, October 11, 2016
Interviewing Children Presentation
Ten Step Investigative Interview
Interviewing Children Research Handout

Healthcare for Foster Youth, October 5, 2016
Medi-Cal for Children in Foster Care
Minor Consent & Confidentiality Presentation
Improving Outcomes for Expectant and Parenting Youth in Foster Care Presentation

Special Education, September 28, 2016
Special Education Presentation
Records Request
Assessment Request
Eligibility Checklist
Education Records Review Grid

The Shared Core Practice Model, September 15, 2016
The Shared Core Practice Model Presentation
Get to the Core Handout
SCPM Wheel and Strategies Handout

Education 101, September 13, 2016
Education 101 Presentation
ERH Records Request Form
Records Request Checklist
CASA Ed Evaluation Template
Calculating Partial Credits for High School Foster Youth

Court Report Writing Refresher, September 7, 2016
Court Report Writing 101 Presentation
Court Report Writing Handbook

Early Intervention, August 24, 2016
Overview
Stories from People living with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorders
Your Child at 18 Months
Early Start Referral Letter
Preschool Resources
Regional Center Advocacy Attorney Referral Form

All about Adoption, August 11, 2016
Roles and Timelines for Adoption

Navigating the College Landscape, July 26, 2016
Foster/Kinship Care Education & Independent Living Programs
EOP&S Care – CAYES
EOP&S Care
Pasadena City College STARS Program
Foster Youth Mental Health Bill of Rights
California College Pathways website
Independent Living Program website

Domestic Violence, July 13, 2016
Domestic Violence and Children Presentation
The Child Witness of Domestic Violence
How You Can Support a Victim of Domestic Violence

Cultural Competence: Understanding Unaccompanied Minors, June 28, 2016
Unauthorized Families & Unaccompanied Minors Presentation

Family Finding, Part 2, June 17, 2016
Family Finding Discovery and Engagement Presentation
Tree of Life Exercise
Tree of Life Template
Stephen’s Scenario: Finding and Engaging Connections
IRC Rwanda Mobility Mapping
Signs of Safety Residency

Family Finding, Part 1, June 7 & June 8, 2016
Family Finding Overview: Creating Urgency LA
Article: What is Family Finding?
FamilyFinding.org

Latino Population, May 18, 2016
Latino Population Presentation

Childhood Obesity, February 10, 2016
WIC & CalFresh Flyer
WIC For Out-of-Home Caregivers
WIC For General Caregivers

Special Education, January 6, 2016
Educationally Related Mental Health Services: Laws on Assessment and Services

Implicit Bias, August 18, 2015
Implicit Association Test

Benefits for Foster Kids, July 22, 2015
Public Benefits
SSI

Rise Adapted Training, LGBTQ Issues, June 30, 2015
Laws and Policies Protecting LGBTQ Youth from Discrimination
Kevin’s Story Transcription
Continuous Learning Resources
Sexual & Gender Minority Youth In Los Angeles Foster Care
Rise LGBTQ Glossary

Talking to Children and Teens About Sex, June 17, 2015
Ask Me Anything
Sexual Awareness and Education Resources

Star Court, August 6, 2014
CASA Powerpoint Presentation
Bibliography

Adolescents, Depression and Psychotropic Medication presented by Dr. Syed Naqvi, June 11, 2014
Depression Presentation

Crossover Youth, May 13, 2014
Crossover Youth Training for CASA
Education Laws for Foster and Probation Youth
Sample CASA Court Letter

Early Intervention, April 16, 2014
Early Intervention 101

Undocumented Foster Youth, February 25, 2014
In-Service PowerPoint Slides
DCFS Policy: Immigration Options for Undocumented Children & Families
DCFS Policy: Special Immigration Status (SIS)

Benefits for Caregivers, January 28, 2014
In-Service PowerPoint Slides
Foster Care Social Security and SSI Assistance Program for Foster Youth
SSI Screening Guide