Upcoming Webinar: "An Overview of Current Research and Implementation Best Practices in Wraparound"
Date/Time: Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 11am - 12pm PST / 2pm - 3pm EST
This webinar will set the context for the importance of Wraparound quality, fidelity, and implementation supports. A review of the latest innovations, data, and research will be presented on such areas as cost, outcomes, workforce supports, and evidence-based clinical practices.
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This webinar is made possible through NWI's partnership with the National Training and Technical Assistance Center for Child, Youth and Family Mental Health (NTTAC), operated by the National Technical Assistance Network for Children’s Behavioral Health (TA Network), funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services, Child, Adolescent and Family Branch.
New Additions to the NWI Library
The NWI is a core partner in the TA Network and we are pleased to share five new technical assistance tools related to Wraparound implementation. These tools cover topics related to funding, staffing issues, juvenile justice and the power of youth & family voices to change the culture of courts.
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New Discussion: Does Evidence Based Practice Trump Experience?
Lisa Lambert, executive director of the Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) has shared a thought-provoking blog post with the NWI. Her post urges us to consider not only the importance of evidence-based practice, but the experience level of those providing it. What are your thoughts on the subject?
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New WERT Website
The Wraparound Evaluation and Research Team (WERT) has renovated its web site to bring you current, easy-to-find information. Check out Hattie Quick's posting about it in our discussion forums.
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