Collaborative Casework Practice for Families Under Court Ordered Supervision

This eLearning program provides learners with an overview of the Court Ordered Supervision (COS) process. Learners explore the roles and responsibilities of the Family Services Unit (FSU) and Prevention Service staff in the COS process — and best practices to promote collaboration between both groups. Additionally, learners review specific points in the life of a COS case where collaboration and communication between FSU and Prevention Services are essential.


Who Should Attend?

Direct service staff and supervisors working in Child Protection or Prevention Services.


Course Benefits

Learners will:

  • Receive an overview of the COS process and the role FSU and Prevention Services play in it.
  • Explore best practices for the collaborative relationship between FSU and Prevention Services.
  • Discover the benefits of fostering collaboration between FSU, Prevention Services, and other relevant stakeholders.


Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


Course Components

Once enrolled in the course, learners will complete:

  • A 15-minute eLearning course.

Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion.


Continuing Education Units

There are no CEUs associated with this course.



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