Case Planning with Children and Youth with Mental Health Issues

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Training: 9:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Fee: $40 for Partnership Members, $240 for Non-Partnership Members

To register

In order to register for training sessions, please click on the button below to go to the Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System (WCWPDS) website to access PDS Online. Once you reach the WCWPDS website, you will click on the “PDS Online Go” button in order to login and register for pre-service, foundation and special skills/topics training sessions.  Once you reach the PDS Online system, you will be able to search training sessions  by title or locator number.  A locator number is identified below for each training session to streamline your search process on PDS Online.  Complete instructions for logging in and registering for training sessions are available on the WCWPDS website via the button below.


DESCRIPTION : To effectively do case planning and work with children and adolescents, it is essential to have a basic understanding of the mental health issues that can affect this population. This training provides basic knowledge about these issues that a caseworker can use to facilitate joint planning with families, schools, and other professionals involved in a case.


  • An understanding of the diagnostic categories that are commonly found in children in the CPS and Juvenile Justice system, such as mood disorders, Attention Deficit Disorders, Reactive Attachment Disorder, etc.

  • An understanding about the unique ways mental health issues manifest in children and youth

  • Discussion of a systematic and developmental perspective for understanding mental health needs of children

TARGET AUDIENCE: Child welfare professionals who want to increase their understanding of mental health issues regarding children in order to appropriately case manage mental health service needs.

Upcoming Trainings
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Last Updated: December 2, 2013
December 2, 2013