Defining Respectful Partnerships, Comfort Calls, and Transition Plans to Strengthen Relationships

Hon. Jamie G. Averett - Quality Parenting Initiative Consultant, Youth Law Center | Amanda Cruce - Florida FAPA President

February 06, 2021

Training Description

Jamie Averett with the Quality Parenting Initiative (QPI) of the Youth Law Center, provides an overview of QPI principles. She discusses some recent Florida legislation that focuses on building and supporting respectful partnerships between caregivers, birth families and child welfare professionals. She discusses the process of comfort calls and how they benefit the child by taking the first step to build those respectful partnerships.