by David Mandel In the Q & A after a recent conference keynote, an administrator from a child welfare community provider agency posed the following [...]
by David Mandel During Safe and Together trainings, I often hear some version of the following statement from child welfare workers: "I can be empathetic [...]
by David Mandel I want to recommend a book that I just finished reading. It's "Trauma Stewardship: An everyday guide to caring for self while [...]
"The yardstick is flawed because it is based on inaccurate assumptions which place unnecessary barriers to collaboration between child welfare and survivors."
For over a decade I have been working with child welfare systems around the country to improve their response to domestic violence cases. During that [...]