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A5: Breaking Out of the Service Silos: Foster-Care and Residential Therapy

This workshop will explore ways that foster care and residential agencies can proactively collaborate in order to better serve youth and families.

Learning Objectives:

  • A better understanding of the goals of foster care and residential treatment
  • Ideas for how foster care staff and residential staff can collaborate for the benefit of youth
  • Ways that residential and foster care staff can promote effective engagement by a youth's parents


Julie Stewart, LCSW, CSAYC, Foster Care Workgroup Chair

Rachael Fisher, MBA, LCSW, Residential Workgroup Chair



Julie Stewart, LCSW, CSAYC & Rachael Fisher, MBA, LCSW Rachael Fisher, MBA, LCSW