Resource Library

NCWWI develops and hosts workforce development resources for child welfare practitioners, supervisors, managers, leaders, students, faculty, researchers, policymakers and other professionals. Our resources have been organized into 15 different topical categories and subcategories, which can be accessed by clicking on the links below. If you prefer to search our resources by keyword or type, or to search within a particular topical category, simply use the search function below.
Loading...

Folder Resource Library

Documents

Toggle Title Open
pdf Everyday Workplace Discrimination: NCWWI 1-page Summary (1318 downloads) Popular

Utilizing the Psychological Stressor-Strain theory, this study assessed the associations between …

Open (pdf, 214 KB)
pdf How Case Severity and Workplace Resources Impact Worker Retention (1112 downloads) Popular

This document summarizes a study that used survey and administrative data from 485 Oregon Departm…

Open (pdf, 244 KB)
pdf Defining Active Efforts in the Indian Child Welfare Act: NCWWI 1-page Summary (2254 downloads) Popular

This 1-pager defines and explains active efforts according to the 2016 Bureau of Indian Affairs (…

Open (pdf, 257 KB)
pdf A Checklist for Emerging Leaders (998 downloads) Popular

This document provides tips and resources to promote the development of emerging leaders' critica…

Open (pdf, 261 KB)
pdf Key Takeaways from Building a Resilient Workforce to Address Trauma and Enhance Well-being: Connecting to Cultural Ways (805 downloads) Popular

This document lists the key takeaways identified by participants in the NCWWI Discussion Series e…

Open (pdf, 425 KB)
pdf Key Takeaways from Building a Resilient Workforce to Address Trauma and Enhance Well-being: Supporting Self-Care at the System Level (943 downloads) Popular

This document lists the key takeaways identified by participants in the NCWWI Discussion Series e…

Open (pdf, 205 KB)
default The Indian Child Welfare Act: A Primer for Child Welfare Professionals (157 downloads) Popular

The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) of 1978 is one of the key components to protecting the rights…

Open
pdf Social Work Degrees Are Leading the Child Welfare Workforce: NCWWI 1-page Summary (3463 downloads) Popular

This 1-pager provides a summary of the research on how individuals with social work degrees perfo…

Open (pdf, 146 KB)
pdf Key Takeaways from Building a Resilient Workforce to Address Trauma and Enhance Well-being: Understanding Moral Distress (1267 downloads) Popular

This document lists the key takeaways identified by participants in the NCWWI Discussion Series e…

Open (pdf, 403 KB)
pdf Key Takeaways from Building a Resilient Workforce to Address Trauma and Enhance Well-being: Leveraging Key Partnerships (1406 downloads) Popular

This document lists the key takeaways identified by participants in the NCWWI Discussion Series e…

Open (pdf, 370 KB)
pdf Intersectionality in Child Welfare Infographic (6214 downloads) Popular

This infographic describes intersectionality in child welfare, why racial equity is not enough, a…

Open (pdf, 271 KB)
pdf Racism as Trauma: NCWWI 1-page Summary (2122 downloads) Popular

This document examines results from a study exploring the experiences of 13 Indigenous child prot…

Open (pdf, 1.09 MB)
pdf Key Takeaways from Building a Resilient Workforce to Address Trauma and Enhance Well-being: Operational workforce supports (3280 downloads) Popular

This document lists the key takeaways identified by participants in the NCWWI Discussion Series e…

Open (pdf, 365 KB)
pdf Supporting Transition to Work as a Child Welfare Retention Strategy (5627 downloads) Popular

This infographic describes how to support graduates' transition to work as a child welfare retent…

Open (pdf, 1011 KB)
default Introducing the Comprehensive Organizational Health Assessment (COHA) (19 downloads)

This one minute video introduces the COHA to Workforce Excellence Sites. It also serves as an exa…

default Introducing the Tribal Comprehensive Organizational Health Assessment (TCOHA) (4 downloads)

This short video introduces the TCOHA to Tribal Workforce Excellence Sites. It also serves as an …

pdf Preparing the Child Welfare Workforce: NCWWI 1-page Summary (3804 downloads) Popular

This document summarizes a ten-year retrospective study of a child welfare stipend program involv…

Open (pdf, 141 KB)
pdf Advancing Inclusivity by Caucusing: NCWWI 1-page Summary (1624 downloads) Popular

This document summarizes experiences successfully implementing racial identity-based caucusing in…

Open (pdf, 188 KB)
pdf Moral Distress: NCWWI 1-page Summary (9040 downloads) Popular

This summary describes the findings of a study that examined moral distress experiences among 1,8…

Open (pdf, 134 KB)
pdf University Partnership Transition to Work Strategies (1417 downloads) Popular

This document lists strategies to support transition to work and the long-term retention of train…

Open (pdf, 166 KB)