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Message ID: 8933
Date: 2011-08-23

Author:NCCPRaol.com

Subject:Re: risk assessment tools

As you look at the various assessment tools, you also might want to look at some studies which raise important questions about one of the most popular, Structured Decision Making. There are links to two of those critiques at the end of this post to my organization's Child Welfare Blog: http://www.nccprblog.org/2011/07/foster-care-in-los-angeles-now-he-tells.html Richard Wexler Executive Director National Coalition for Child Protection Reform 53 Skyhill Road (Suite 202) Alexandria VA 22314 703-212-2006 www.nccpr.org In a message dated 8/23/2011 10:38:13 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, selliott@email.fielding.edu writes: I would be happy to connect you to folks in Vermont if you do not have contacts here. We have folks embedded in the DCF offices who facilitate Family Safety Planning meetings, etc. Auguste Elliott, PhD Clinical consultant Easter Seals, Vermont aelliott@eastersealsvt.org On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 2:40 PM, katstar@fqstudio.net > wrote: I am researching risk assessment tools used by child abuse investigators and would appreciate copies of or information on where I can locate the instruments used by other states. Thank You, Katherine Barillas, Ph.D. Policy Fellow One Voice Texas/ChildBuilders kbarillas@childbuilders.org Houston, Texas 713-480-3937

As you look at the various assessment tools, you also might want to look at some studies which raise important questions about one of the most popular, Structured Decision Making. There are links to two of those critiques at the end of this post to my organization's Child Welfare Blog: http://www.nccprblog.org/2011/07/foster-care-in-los-angeles-now-he-tells.html Richard Wexler Executive Director National Coalition for Child Protection Reform 53 Skyhill Road (Suite 202) Alexandria VA 22314 703-212-2006 www.nccpr.org In a message dated 8/23/2011 10:38:13 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, selliottemail.fielding.edu writes: I would be happy to connect you to folks in Vermont if you do not have contacts here. We have folks embedded in the DCF offices who facilitate Family Safety Planning meetings, etc. Auguste Elliott, PhD Clinical consultant Easter Seals, Vermont aelliotteastersealsvt.org On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 2:40 PM, katstarfqstudio.net > wrote: I am researching risk assessment tools used by child abuse investigators and would appreciate copies of or information on where I can locate the instruments used by other states. Thank You, Katherine Barillas, Ph.D. Policy Fellow One Voice Texas/ChildBuilders kbarillaschildbuilders.org Houston, Texas 713-480-3937