Digital Dialogues and Webinars

Digital Dialogues and Webinars

Our Digital Dialogues provide an opportunity for participants to engage directly with one or more experts in key topics in the field. Each 45-minute discussion is accompanied by additional resources for exploring the issue more fully.

Recent Digital Dialogues

Missing From Care: Preventing and Responding to Sex Trafficking of Youth

According to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, 1 in 6 of the children reported missing who had run away were likely child sex trafficking victims. This startling figure demonstrates the safety risks and vulnerability facing children who are leaving home or foster care placements. Learn more about how we can work together to locate missing children, and how a trauma-informed and youth-centered recovery plan has the power to impact running behavior. (51:48)

Supporting Children and Youth Dealing with the Loss of a Parent or Caregiver

The loss of a parent or caregiver can have cascading impacts on child well-being. The COVID-19 pandemic has placed a spotlight on the impact on these losses because of the more than 250,000 children who are estimated to have lost a caregiver due to the pandemic. Dealing with loss and adequately supporting a grieving child are issues that predate the pandemic and include children who have lost caregivers to the termination of parental rights, incarceration, and other issues. Come learn more about how to work with caregivers so they can best support a grieving child. (1:03:29)

Engaging Parents Around Newly Approved Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccines and Building Vaccine Confidence

Parents have lots of questions about COVID-19 vaccines for young children. Child and family serving programs and staff have a unique opportunity to share information and engage parents around this new opportunity to save lives, prevent hospitalizations, and keep children safe. Hear more about the why and how of vaccinating children against COVID-19 and learn about new tools and resources that will help you engage parents in this important conversation. (49:18)

Recorded Digital Dialogues and Webinars

Child Abuse Prevention

Engaging Communities

Families Impacted by Incarceration

Fatherhood

Resilience and Well-being

Trauma and Healing

Workforce Support