Principles & Prerequisites of Partnering with Families
Source: National TTA Center for Child, Youth, and Family Mental Health (NTTAC)
Resource Type: Video or Webinar
Transformation Team Subjects: Infant & Early Childhood, Youth & Young Adults of Transition Age
Key Topics: Family, System of Care, Systems Collaboration
Engaging family members as full and equitable partners in all aspects of care is the “secret sauce” for developing an effective and sustainable system of care for children, youth, and young adults with behavioral health needs. This recorded webinar highlighted the principles and prerequisites for being partners in care with family members; described the value to institutional culture and practice; and engaged participants in a dialogue about innovative strategies for building partnerships with families across child-serving systems.