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Continuing Education Resources Through Texas CASA
Below is a list of continuing education resources available online through Texas CASA. We will accept any of the listings from the “Learning Center” at Texas CASA. Feel free to explore all Texas CASA has to offer. Once you complete one of the sessions, please go to Optima and record it under your training. If you need assistance with this, just give us a call. Below is a list of some of the titles available through the Learning Center. To see the complete list and access these opportunities go to www.texascasa.org. Click on “Learning Center” and scroll down to the list.
Advocacy for Commercially Sexually Exploited Children 2.5 hours
The Effects of Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure 1 hour
Understanding Education Benefits for Foster Care Alumni 50 min.
Child Trauma, Race and Urban Identity, Webinar 90 min.
Working with Parents Involved in the Child Welfare System 1 hour
12 Core Concepts for Understanding Traumatic Stress in Children and Families 6 hrs.
Affirming Care for Transgender and Gender Expansive Youth 90 min
Serving LGBTQ Youth in Residential and Child Welfare Settings, Webinar 90 min
Trauma Informed Advocacy for Children and Youth in Foster Care 1 hr.
Understanding Disability Culture and Pride 44 min
Foster Care’s Invisible Youth: LGBTQ Voices 27 min
Working Effectively with Culturally Diverse Families 1 hr.
An Overview of Issues and Policies Related to Transitioning Youth 1 hr.
How to Talk About Human Trafficking with Children and Adolescents 30 min
TBRI: The Healing Families Complete Video Set 8 hrs.
Preventing Teen Pregnancy and Supporting Parenting Teens in Foster Care 30 min
Knowing Who You Are: Race Matters 20 min
Connecting Across Culture and Difference in Advocacy 20 min.
Advocacy for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children 1 hr.