• December 2018/January 2019
  • Vol. 19, No. 10

Strategies and Tools for Practice

This section of CBX offers publications, articles, reports, toolkits, and other resources that provide either evidence-based strategies or other concrete help to child welfare and related professionals.

  • On Legal Representation
    A video produced by the Capacity Building Center for Courts features a presentation recorded for a Court Improvement Program work session. Vivek Sankaran, director, Child Advocacy Law Clinic,...

  • Ensuring Quality Family Visits During Foster Care to Promote Earlier, Safer Reunifications
    When children are in out-of-home care, quality visits with their birth families can improve the odds for earlier, safer, and more successful family reunifications. An article from the American Bar...

  • Improving Child Welfare Through Judicial Leadership
    Given the court system's critical role in child welfare, a concerted effort by judicial leaders to improve strategies and outcomes can have a comprehensive and long-lasting effect on children and...

  • Defining the 'It': Helping Teams Understand, Implement, and Observe Improvements
    Written by the Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for States. Imagine that, after exploring several options, a state child welfare agency selects and adapts a program to improve...