PCAV Pointers for Professionals
Here are helpful resources, provided by prevention experts and other professionals who have participated in our recent statewide Prevention Month Conferences, which are co-hosted by the Virginia Department of Social Services.
2012 Conference Materials
2011 Conference Materials
The handouts below are grouped by workshop. Not all workshop presenters used or provided materials; however, PCAV has listed what is available for sessions you may have missed.
Ready, Set, GOals: Creating Family Support Plans
Presenter: Markella Budesky
Workshop will give service providers who work with families information and guidance on how to help parents plan for success.
The Community Café Approach: Changing the Lives of Children with Conversations That Matter
Presenters: Robin Higa and Steve Byers
This two-part skill-building workshop will include a Community Cafe experience, the systems thinking theory behind this capacity -building approach, and tools to begin implementation.
The Cost of Caring
Presenter: Renee Branson Yung
Writings from Conference Keynote Speaker Jaiya John, in honor of Social Worker Appreciation Month
To view Jaiya John reciting these pieces, please visit http://jaiyajohn.com/audiovideo.html