Knowledge Exchange Seminar Series (KESS)

Improving court work skills in child care proceedings

Improving court work skills in child care proceedings

Nicola Carr and Karen Winter

The benefits of an inter-disciplinary approach are evident when working with individuals and families with a range of complex needs, and who have contact with multiple services. This is particularly apposite in the area of child protection and welfare. This seminar will present an overview of an innovative inter-professional training initiative, which focuses on developing court work skills for practice in child care proceedings. The importance of comprehensive evidence-based assessment and competency within the judicial setting is highlighted.

Date of seminar: 7 June 2012

See also:
Policy Briefing
Powerpoint Presentation]