Professional Workshop: Initial Assessment & Risk Evaluation of Children

Date: July 17, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Location:  Show map WJCS Hartsdale
141 North Central
Hartsdale, NY 10530
Contact: John Alterman
Phone: 914-949-6761 x474
Email: [email protected]


Dates. 7/17/18 & 7/31/18

Time: 8:30-10:00 am

Enrollment Limited to:  16                             Contact Hrs: 3                        CEU’s: 3

Participants will learn to perform a thorough mental health assessment of, and risk evaluation for, child clients. This class will address the goals and methods of initial evaluations, and the information that should be obtained. Risk evaluations will be discussed, including eliciting and identifying risk and protective factors, making appropriate responses, and preparing documentation that protects the client, clinician, and agency. 

Method:  Lecture; discussion.

Learning Objectives:

     1. To perform a thorough mental health assessment for child clients

     2. To elicit and identify risk and protective factors, make evidence-based responses, and prepare appropriate documentation.

Instructor: Carol Chu-Peralta, Ph.D.

Location: 141 North Central Avenue, Hartsdale, NY

Cost: $150

Westchester Jewish Community Services SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0067.

Please note: When the course is a multi-day or multi-part course/educational activity, the learner must complete all parts in order to earn the certificate for contact hours. Partial credit will not be awarded for a program, even a one-day program if all requirements are not completed at that time.

Refund Policy: Refundable up to 2 weeks prior to start date.

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