The Engagement Block content focuses on strength-based interviewing strategies. This includes:
- Formulating interview questions based on the assessment of the child and/or adult, family
- Interviewing techniques for defusing conflict
- Engaging family members
- Phases of an interview
There are 3 e-learning modules, 1 skills-based classroom module, and 2 field activities, plus a 200-level knowledge and skills reinforcement classroom lab in this block.
Cultural Humility in Child Welfare Interviews: Ethnographic Interviewing