Webinar Title: Thinking Systemically: Six Lessons of System of Care Implementation Presenters: Sharon Hodges, PhD and Kathleen Ferreira, PhD Date: October 30, 2012 Time: 2:00 pm EST
Description: Creating new system entities that are values-based,voluntary, and cross-agency alliances that include formal child-serving entities, youth, and families requires thinking systemically. This 1-hour webinar will offer a model of purposeful systems change that is grounded in real world actions. Six lessons derived from the systems change experiences with established system of care communities will be presented and their application to other systems change initiatives will be discussed.
All webinars currently being offered are free of charge and open to everyone who would like to participate. Previous webinars can be viewed here. Community Solutions at the University of South Florida is a new national resource for system planning and community capacity building, formed by research faculty and staff from the USF Department of Child & Family Studies. Our goal is to provide services and training that will equip individuals, communities and states with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively provide behavioral health services and supports to all children, youth and their families. View Department News.