Adoption & Foster Care Certificate Program
Continuing Education in Social Work opportunities are available for Fall 2017!
Classes start Sept. 15
THE CERTIFICATE IN ADOPTION AND FOSTER CARE PRACTICE provides clinical and practical training for those working with families and children whose lives are touched by the issues of foster care and adoption.
Please note: Workshops in the Adoption and Foster Care Practice Certificate Program are open to all. You do not need to be seeking an AFCC certificate.
Our Vision: Adoption and foster care competent professionals throughout the greater Rhode Island area.
Our Mission: Through the Adoption and Foster Care Certificate program, we will promote adoption and foster care competent professionals as resources to support permanency for children in Rhode Island’s child welfare system.
Current Schedule of Workshops
Pre-2014 Certificate Completion Form - This form applies to participants who started the program
prior to the Fall semester of 2014.
Current Certificate Completion Form - This form applies to participants who started the program
during or after the Fall semester of 2014.
Please review this document for the
- AFCC-46 Clinical Work with Foster Care and Adoptive Families: Promoting Positive Identity and Managing Challenging Behaviors (Core)
- AFCC-45 Clinical Work with Foster Care and Adoptive Families: Family Formation and Developmental Stages (Core)
- AFCC-44 Understanding and Avoiding Placement Disruption (Core)
- There are no diversity or ethics courses for this semester. Stay tuned for Spring 2018.