CSA Professional Development Opportunity

Please Complete This Online Registration Form to Children's Services Act (CSA) Trainings

County staff should register on the Employee U Learning Center at http://ffclearning.fairfaxcounty.gov/LearnerPage.aspx.

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1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

CSA Parental Contribution 101

Understanding how the cost of services is shared between CSA and families can be confusing at times. Join us for the Parental Contribution (Co-Payment) Training that will provide you with the information necessary to make sense of the copayment process!  

You'll learn about the definition for household members, familiarize yourself with  the parental contribution scale and much more!  


Appropriate for new and current case managers.


Participants can expect to learn the following:  
· Roles and responsibilities of the case manager;
· How to properly complete the required forms; and
· How to help families understand the copayment process.

Pennino 206
12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
Pennino 206

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1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

CANS (Child & Adolescent Needs and Strengths Assessment) Booster

Children receiving CSA- funded services must be assessed y using the Child and Adolescents Needs and Strengths (CANS) tool.

Booster sessions offer individuals who have been using the CANS an opportunity to ask questions, have concepts clarified or just have their memory refreshed on key principles and practices.

Discussion Topics:
1.CANS ratings 6 key principles
2.Most misunderstood items
3.Online Training
4.Test Taking Tips
5.Schedule of CANS administration
6.Type of CANS (Comprehensive vs. Re-Assessment)                                                    

8115 Gatehouse Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
Gatehouse 2050

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Part I: CSA System of Care Level 100 Series
Intro to Systems of Care

This training will provide an overview of the Systems of Care/Children’s Services Act Practice Standards.  The Practice Standards represent the best practice guidelines to provide an integrated network of community-based services and supports to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual, cultural, and social needs of youth and families.

This is a CPMT required event for CSA case managers and supervisors including DFS-CYF staff, FCPS and FCCPS school social workers, FCPS-MAS staff, probation officers, and CSB therapists who work with the CSA program.  Families and providers are invited and encouraged to attend.

Participants can expect to learn an overview of Systems of Care principles and Practice Standards, as well as information on Parent Support Partners and NAMI.

Government Center Rooms 2/3
12000 Governement Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
Government Center Rooms 2/3

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If you have further questions, please contact Patricia E. Arriaza at 703.324.8241

Weather Policy: If Fairfax County schools are closed on the day of your seminar, that seminar will be cancelled.