November 2020 News From The Field

November 2020 News From The FieldWelcome to our November 2020 News from the Field monthly feature! This is an extension of the bottom of our newsletter. We will be providing you with some of the latest news, resources, and local & national professional development opportunities. If you haven’t already, sign up to get our monthly e-newsletter in your inbox.

This month, we are excited to share our final Mental Health Collaborative meeting of 2020, to be held on December 4th. These groups are available to anyone in our collaborative regardless of whether or not you are currently working on a case. Learn more and register below.



News From The Field

Mental Health Collaborative Monthly Consultation Groups: Support for Girasol Mental Health Collaborative Members
Girasol at the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing
Dates and times vary, online, free
December 4th, 10am-11am, virtual, free


National Research Conference on Early Childhood
The Administration for Children and Families
November 30th – December 3rd, virtual, free

The Unlearning of Child Welfare – A National Conversation to Advance Child and Family Well-being
Institute for Family, Chapin Hall & Children’s Bureau
December 3rd & December 10th, 2pm CST, virtual, free

BraveLove’s Virtual 5K Run/Walk
December 12th, In Your Own Neighborhood!, $35/ person

Black Mamas ATX Sister Circle
Black Mamas ATX
December 27th, 2:30-4:30pm CST, free

The Texas Campaign’s 10th Annual Symposium Webinar Series
The Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
Through December, virtual, $25/session


LGBTQuarantine: Supporting Queer Youth
Go Ask Ali Podcast, Featuring Dr. Stepehn Russell Ph.D, School of Human Ecology at The University of Texas at Austin

Four Principles to Make Advanced Data Analytics Work for Children and Families
Annie E. Casey Foundation

How to Talk to Youth About Human Trafficking: A Guide for Youth Caretakers and Individuals Working with Youth
Blue Campaign

Supporting Care-Experienced Children and Young People During the Covid-19 Crisis and Its Aftermath
The British Psychological Society

Episode 55: National Adoption Month – Engage Youth, Listen and Learn
Child Welfare Information Gateway

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