2020 QPI National Conference: Advancing Developmentally Appropriate Child Welfare Practice

Johanna Folk, Ph D - Licensed Clinical Psychologist, University of California | Paige Blankenship, Ph D - Trauma Informed Care Psychology Fellow, John Hopkins All Children Hospital

May 28, 2020

Training Description

In this session, Johanna Folk, Ph.D. and Paige Blankenship, Ph.D. present the science behind adolescent development, highlighting what constitutes normative development and how experiencing trauma can disrupt development and behavior. They lead and address the importance of this research for child welfare practice, providing practical strategies for supporting adolescents involved in the child welfare system.