BROWN COUNTY

CASA VOLUNTEERS

Continuing Education Opportunities

To earn one (1) hour of continuing education credit, view the 14:29 minute video "Never Give Up: A Complex Trauma Film by Youth for Youth." 02, Oct. 2017. NCTSN. via the link below and submit a one (1) page written reflection to your Advocate Supervisor.

This powerful, insightful video was developed by the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN).

CLICK HERE to view the video.

 

Former Foster Youth Panel Discussion from 2018 Wisconsin CASA Annual Conference. Listen to the discussion and take the quiz to earn continuing education hours!

Panel Discussion Recording and Quiz

 

To earn two (2) hours of continuing education credit, read a selected book and submit a one page written reflection to your Advocate Supervisor. Book selections include:

"Three Little Words" by Ashley Rhodes-Courter

"A Child Called It" by Dave Pelzer

"Damaged" by Cathy Glass

"To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care" ,

"An invisible Thread", "Glass Castle", "Tucker’s Way", "April’s Rain", "March On", "An Unexpected Frost"

To earn two (2) hours of continuing education credit, watch a selected film and submit a one page written reflection to your Advocate Supervisor. Film selections include:

Joker (2019 version)

Losing Isaiah

Instant Family

Lion

Ben is Back

Beautiful Boy

Precious

 

If you have any questions or would like to participate in a community event that may qualify as continuing education, please contact your Advocate Supervisor.

CLICK HERE to subscribe to the Brown County United Way’s “Community Connections” e-newsletter for information about upcoming community events.

2020 Continuing Education

Monthly Topics*

January - CASA Conversations

February - CASA Conversations

March - Human Trafficking (Guest Speakers)

April - CASA Presents Champions for Children 

Friday, April 24 at Lambeau Field

May - Indian Child Welfare Act (Guest Speaker)

June -  CASA Conversations 

July - No Meeting 

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August - CASA Conversations

September - Wisconsin CASA Association Annual State Conference

Registration: more information coming soon

 

October - CASA Conversations 

 

November -  Trauma Training 

December - Holiday Gathering

*Stay tuned for more information on dates, times and locations.

Additional Resources

"When Opioids Impact the Whole Family."

Brit Mccandless Farmer. 

03, June, 2018. 60 Minutes Overtime. 

 

"The emerging, devastating evidence that childhood trauma could affect the next generation." 

Jenny Anderson. 

06, June 2018. Quartz.

 "Wasted: Exposing the Family Effect of Addiction" 

Sam Fowler.

March 2018. Ted Talk.

"When Kids Have to Act Like Parents, It Affects Them for Life"

Cindy Lamothe.

October 2017. The Atlantic

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