This Resource Guide to Trauma-Informed Human Services provides information and resources on recent advances in our understanding of trauma, toxic stress, and executive functioning.
“Supports caseworkers, supervisors, and all other levels of the child welfare workforce in implementing trauma-informed knowledge and skills in their daily interactions, professional services and organizational culture. The third edition of the Child Welfare...
“Is a centralized resource for providers and resource parents who are using or interested in using Caring for Children Who Have Experienced Trauma: A Workshop for Resource Parents in their communities. Published in 2011”
A qualified expert witness (QEW) resource from the Maine Tribal-State Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) workgroup.
Article by Scott Trowbridge on key concepts from the 2016 ICWA Regs
Article by Shanna Knight, Victoria Sweet, and David Simmons featuring ways states and tribes can work together to improve ICWA best practice. Suggestions include: finding qualified expert witnesses (QEW), coordinating around key case activities and sharing...
Michigan DHS Indian Child Welfare Act – Qualified Expert Witness QEW Job Aid for Caseworkers
Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System – Indian Child Welfare Act Resource
Oregon Qualified Expert Witness (QEW) Overview