Interdisciplinary Child Welfare Institute (ICWI) CLE/CEU Registration

August 5 - 9, 2019
at Capital University Law School
303 E. Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

The Interdisciplinary Child Welfare Institute offers a unique, inside look into effective multidisciplinary practice among child-serving professionals. Designed for both law and social work graduate students as well as working professionals, this intensive, week-long course features dynamic classroom exercises, interdisciplinary panel discussions, practice tools, and guest lectures from experts in the child welfare field.

Professionals can register for the whole week or for just certain days. The class schedule is outlined below. Daily readings will be shared with participants prior to August 5th. These are optional for professional registrants.

All child-serving professionals are welcomed to participate. Continuing education credits are being sought for attorneys and social workers. Nurses are also eligible to receive credit once social worker CEUs have been approved.

Fee: $100.00/Day
4.5 CLE/CEU on Monday & Friday
4.67 CLE/CEU on Tuesday - Thursday
23 CLE/CEU credits for the week (Monday & Friday include class introduction/ closing information that do not count as instructional credit)

This course is pending approval by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 23 total CLE hours instruction.

This course is pending approval by the State of Ohio CSWMFTB for social workers for 23 CEUs. Approved Provider #RCS071302.

ICWI 2019 Class Schedule

Monday, August 5
Class Intro
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Work
Primer on Child Abuse & Neglect
Basics of Child Welfare & Adoption Process
Multidisciplinary Panel
"Tough Love" Screening & Discussion

Tuesday, August 6
Emotional Development & Impact of Trauma
Family Dynamics & Risk Factors
Family Rights
Foster Youth Panel

Wednesday, August 7
Funding & Federal Policy & Law
Ethics & Role Conflict
Mandated Reporting
Preparing for Trial and Expert Testimony

Thursday, August 8
Child Protection Work: A Realistic Job Preview
Screening & Assessment
Case Planning
Introduction to the Safe & Together Model

Friday, August 9
Case Plan Exercise Prep & Presentations
Multidisciplinary Initiatives and Programs Panel
Current Issues in Child Welfare
Class Wrap-up
Exam Distribution & Questions

Tuesday, August 13
5:00 PM est. - Exam due


* First Name:
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* I am interested in: CLE Credit
CEU Credit
I plan on attending the following days: Monday, August 5  
Tuesday, August 6  
Wednesday, August 7  
Thursday, August 8  
Friday, August 9  

To complete the registration please click on 'Continue'. You will be taken to a confirmation page. Please review your information on the confirmation page and make any needed changes to your registration.

When you complete your review of your confirmation page, you must click on "continue" again to complete your registration with your credit card information.

Please contact Jackie Martin at or at (614) 236-6730 with any questions.