Aug 8, 2024

2024.08.08 Core Competency Training (For DWIHN Children's Providers Only)


Core Competency Training

*For DWIHN Children's Professionals Only*

Date: August 08, 2024

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

Location: In-person (TBD)

Course Descripton:

Competency may be defined as: “..a knowledge, skill or attitude that enables one to effectively perform the activities of a given occupation or function to the standards expected in employment.” This Core Competency training will provide an overview of specific areas vital to successful clinical service delivery to children, youth and families served within the DWIHN network. Clinical staff employed by DWIHN Children's Providers are required to attend this training.

Course Objectives:

1. Learn what Systems of Care are in the scope of community mental health

2. Understand the "Golden Thread" theory and how it benefits those receiving services through Community Mental Health settings

3. Learn how to formulate strength-based goals and measurable objectives, as well as how to tie them to appropriate clinical interventions

4. Understand the importance of Multidisciplinary Teams and Ancillary Services

5. Learn how to ensure effective clinical care and manage documentation in a timely manner


9:00am-9:30am System of Care 101

9:30am-10:00am The Golden Tread of Community Mental Health Treatment

10:00am-11:00am Strength-Based Goals and Measureable Objectives

11:00am-12:00pm Multidisciplinary Teams and Ancillary Services

12:00pm-1:00pm Effective Clinical Care and Documentation Management


4 MI-CEC - Michigan Social Work credits have been approved for this training.

4 MCBAP-  Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professional credits have been approved for this training.

4 CMHP - Child Mental Health Professional credits have been approved for this training.

4 QIDP - Qualified Intellectual Disability Professional credit have been approved for this training.

4 Training Hours


Registration / Walk-In Policy

Registration is required. Walk-ins WILL NOT be permitted. Register to ensure your attendance.

Photo Consent

By joining us at this event, attendees consent to Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network's Detroit Wayne Connect photographing, videotaping and using your image and likeness.

ADA Accomodations

If you have individual requirements or need special services to participate in this training, please notify Ebony Redding at Please make arrangements at least two weeks before the event date.

Cancellation Refund Policy

Substitutions are permitted at any time. No Shows will be billed at the same rate. Cancellations must be received in writing no later than 7 business days prior to the training to in order to obtain a full refund. If cancellation is received less than 7 days prior to the training, no refund will be issued.