Most child dependency cases involve professionals from multiple systems.
Doctors, teachers, counselors, pastors and others all play a vital role in child safety and family well-being. The trauma a child experiences during this difficult time can be mitigated when all parties work together seamlessly, so professionals in relevant fields must be prepared. In addition, the system is constantly evolving and best-practices change, so no matter what your role is, keep up with the latest information.
The Pennsylvania State Roundtable commissioned the Trauma Workgroup in May 2014. The Workgroup was charged with addressing trauma within the court system. To view information and reports click here.