Foster Parent Survival

How to Navigate the Child Welfare Matrix

Foster Parent Survival Classroom
Online Video Streaming Courses

Welcome to the Foster Parent Survival virtual classroom, where you can take training courses specific to foster parenting.

Conflict Chaos
and Crisis

$19
Online Video Training – 48 hour rental

The child welfare system is founded on the components of conflict.  These conflict components are the key elements of our child welfare work, identified as: Needs, Values, Interests, Power, Social Disagreement, Stress and Change.  During this training session the…

Safeguarding Against Alegations and Investigations
$19
Online Video Training – 48 hour rental

The session will focus on Safeguarding Against Allegations and Investigations in Foster Homes.  The objective of the session is to: understand and be sensitive to the impact of allegations against foster parents, identify risk, improve risk management…

The Impact of Fostering on Biological Children
$19
Online Video Training – 48 hour rentall

Participants will review the research on the impact of fostering on the biological children of foster parents. We will hear from 3 adult biological children who grew up alongside foster children and listen to their retrospective views on the impact of growing up with…

Participant Feedback

Take your workshop to other agencies so more workers get this information

Workers need to take this course!

The whole presentation was very informative and relevant in all areas

Absolutely everything taught was helpful

Could not have been done any better!

You have a good grasp on what we’re experiencing

Landy’s honesty, her history/experience, and her delivery was excellent

She shoots from the hip with conviction!

Excellent material, well packaged, excellent speaker

Landy, God bless you…. foster parents need your book!

Excellent balance of fostering family and worker perspective

This is the best presentation I have seen on this subject

It’s good to see someone on the inside advocating for the foster parents and strengthening our community

Excellent balance of fostering family and worker perspective

You walk the talk!

I love your insight into your understanding of the dynamics between workers/agency and foster parents

The fact that Landy has experience from all areas lets her put things in perspective

Repeat this training to ALL agencies and workers

I liked learning different ways to deal with the agency

Landy reminded me how to function as a foster parent effectively and protect my own biological children

This course is very effective and should be available to all agencies for foster parents and staff

I wish we had more time

You kept it "real" to what really matters, the children. Your high energy was contagious! Hope you get to the Kivalliq Region in Nunavut

You kept it "real" to what really matters, the children. Your high energy was contagious! Hope you get to the Kivalliq Region in Nunavut

Good to hear the overviews and how they are the same province to province

The open and flexible delivery of the information kept my attention and I appreciated the relevant examples

Landy Anderson

Landy Anderson is a former Foster Care Supervisor with 27 years experience in child welfare. She has worked as a child protection worker, supervisor, and manager in several Children’s Aid Societies in Ontario.

Landy is a strong advocate for foster parent rights and their inclusion as equal members of the service team. She is a dynamic speaker and has developed and delivered training in critical issues such as Behaviour Management, Investigations in Foster Homes, Foster Parent Advocacy, Customary Care, Placement Stability, Aboriginal Child Welfare and a Foster Parent’s Role in Permanency Planning for Aboriginal Children.

Training Offerings

=

Aboriginal Customs & Traditions

=

Allegations and Investigations in Foster Homes

=

Childhood Anxiety Disorders

=

 Conflict Chaos and Crisis

=

Effective Teamwork: The Importance of Developing a Role Supportive Culture

=

Fostering an Aboriginal Child

=

How To Provide Effective Support To Foster Parents During Foster Home Investigations & Complaints

=

Introduction to Indigenous Peoples in Canada

=

Placement Stability

=

Reconciliation, What it Means to Me

=

Safeguarding Against Allegations and Investigations in Foster Homes

=

The Career Foster Parent

=

 The Child Welfare Matrix

=

The Impact of Fostering on Biological Children of Foster Parents

=

Under a Spotlight and in the Public Eye

The Foster Parent Survival Guide
How to Navigate the Child Welfare Matrix

Copyright © 2017 Keewatin Press. All rights reserved.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This