CASA of Arizona

Training Opportunities
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Training Opportunities

There are excellent training opportunities in the community on the subject of the health and well-being of foster children that might be useful to volunteers. As we become aware of such opportunities we will post them.

Brown Bag Webinar Training Opportunities

Registration Information

The following brown bag seminars are available for Arizona Attorneys, CASA and FRRB volunteers are hosted by Court Improvement. We have moved to a new registration system. Anyone using the system for the first time will need to set up a user profile. The following are links to CREATE A NEW PROFILE INSTRUCTIONS and RETURNING STUDENT INSTRUCTIONS for registration.

If you have any questions about these training's contact Victor Machiche at or (602) 452-3525.

Drug Testing 101
Brandon Jorgensen
Regional Account Manager
Cordant Forensic Solutions

Drug testing options: The benefits and drawbacks of testing urine, oral fluid, hair and blood. What do the results mean? An inside look from a Lab located in Flagstaff, AZ.

To register click on the date of your choice.

ICWA 101 The Basics
Dawn Williams, CWLS
Unit Chief Counsel for CFPD Appeals

This session provides an overview of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), including its history, purpose, and major provisions. The BIA Guidelines and relevant state and federal case law are also addressed.

To register click on “Register”.

Introduction to CMDP
Sara Park MD, FAAP, Chief Medical Officer
Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program
Department of Child Safety

This session provides an overview of Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP) at Department of Child Safety, including services they provide to children in the Foster Care System.

To register click on “Register”.

Local In-Person Training Opportunities

Ongoing Training and Event Calendar: various training opportunities throughout Arizona More info
Ongoing Community Partnership of Southern Arizona (CPSA): Free behavioral health trainings open to the community More info
Ongoing Cenpatico of Arizona: Weekly Events Calendar for behavioral health trainings More info
Ongoing Magellan Health Services: Various online courses. More info