Presentation on theme: "CRITICAL THINKING IN ASSESSING PROTECTIVE CAPACITIES."— Presentation transcript:
CRITICAL THINKING IN ASSESSING PROTECTIVE CAPACITIES
Agenda Welcome and Introductions Principles and Definitions of Protective Capacities Applying the Seven Steps of Critical Thinking Challenges Practical Application Closure and Action Planning
Small group tasks … 1. Create a thorough definition of protective capacities 2. What should be considered when doing an assessment of protective capacities? 3. How often should we assess protective capacities? 4. What is the worker’s role regarding protective capacities?
Protective Capacities “Family strengths or resources that reduce, control or prevent threats of serious harm from arising or having an unsafe impact on a child”
Cognitive Behavioral Emotional How will you find this information?
Engagement reminders: Identify family strengths Use the S.H.E.R. model Consider process and content Validate the parent’s experience State expectations and roles clearly Communicate empathy Integrate protective authority Provide concrete services Reframe the parent’s concerns Consider cultural implications
Cognitive Behavioral Emotional And what do you ask parents to assess…
4. Analyze Information and Formulate Hypotheses