Training for Adoption Competency (TAC) – Now Accepting Applications

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The Adoption Assistance Program, with technical assistance provided by the UConn School of Social Work and in partnership with the Center for Adoption Support and Education (C.A.S.E.), is offering Training for Adoption Competency (TAC) for wellness professionals. Created by C.A.S.E., in 2009, TAC is a nationally recognized evidence-informed, post-Master’s training program for professionals in the social work, mental health and child welfare fields.

TAC is a 72-hour, 12-session (1 at-home, 11 classroom) program followed by opportunity for 6 group clinical case consultations led by C.A.S.E. CEO Debbie Riley and a team of adoption-competent therapists. TAC is a rigorously evaluated, competency-based training curriculum developed in collaboration with national experts in the field of child welfare, adoption and mental health. Students receive 72 CEC’s through NASW/CT. Upon completion of the training participants will receive an Advanced Clinical TAC Certificate.