Youth care workers routinely confront situations with potentially life-changing outcomes, for themselves and for those they serve. They must make critical, time sensitive decisions about the health and safety of children struggling with a number of emotional and behavioral issues. Failure to properly intervene can lead to serious consequences for not only the youth, but the Youth Care worker as well. This webinar will discuss how Youth Care workers make decisions during real- time crisis, explore models of decision making, and discuss why organizations should rethink the role of a youth care workers as a first responder.
Target Audience: Residential Leadership (CEO, Directors, Managers, Supervisors, Direct Care Staff, Family & Youth Advocates)