BIA - Trauma-Informed Child Protection & Welfare Training

Tue Jun. 12 - 8:30 am to Thu Jun. 14 4:30 pm

Event Details

Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Western Regional Office, Branch of Human Services hosts Trauma-Informed Child Protection & Welfare Training


DATES: June 12 - 14, 2018


HOTEL RESERVATIONS (480) 897-7444

Reserve your room at Embassy Suites under the training room block (Child Welfare Training) - Room Block Ends May 18th, 2018. Single King Bed and 2 Double Beds are available for $93.00 plus taxes.


8:30 AM - 9:00 AM - Welcome

Posting of Colors – Ira H. Hayes American Legion

Opening Prayer – Corbin Shangreaux

9:00 AM - 10:00AM - Basic Eligibility for BIA funded Social Services

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM - BREAK

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM - Social Security Administration - Overview of Social Security benefits for children

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - State/Tribal Partnership – Department of Child Safety

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - LUNCH - Sponsored by Casey Family Programs

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Casey Family Programs

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM - BREAK

2:45 PM - 4:30 PM - Child Development and the Impacts of Trauma - Trauma Screening



Day 2 - Wednesday, June 13, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:15 AM - The Basics of Child Maltreatment – Child Abuse and Neglect

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM - BREAK

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - The Assessment Process for Child and Family Services

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - LUNCH - Sponsored by Casey Family Services

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Self-Care & Awareness - Secondary Trauma: Overview of Trauma, Sources of Secondary Traumatic Stress Signs and Symptoms

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM - BREAK

2:45 PM - 4:30 PM - Case Planning: Activity: Developing a Case Plan



Day 3 - Thursday, June 14, 2018

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM - Qualified Expert Witness (QEW) Panel

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM - BREAK

9:45 AM - 12:00 PM - Working with the Court to Protect Children: Testifying, Reports to the Court, Preparing for Court, The Adversarial Process, Active Efforts, Cross-Examination, Testifying in Federal Court

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - LUNCH - On Your Own

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Human Trafficking and Exploitation in Tribal Communities

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM - BREAK

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM - Child Sex Trafficking - Case Study

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM - Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council: BIA Center for Excellence Website


EVALUATIONS to be handed out and collected