To receive the code for this training, supervisors of eligible providers may contact
Katie Gorney Special Projects Coordinator, SOC Children's Initiatives at: 
trainings are recommended by the DHHS for children and youth with a primary Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED) diagnosis only. 
If your certification has lapsed, you must take the INITIAL.  
If you do not have this training recorded with DWC, you may be asked to produce the training certificate.

Preschool and Early Childhood

Functional Assessment Scale (PECFAS)

Initial Training  

With: Elise Goulbourne, MA, TLLP and Veronica Rosa-Sandoval, LLMSW

Date: January 8, 2019 & January 9, 2019 (Last day to register is January 4, 2019)
Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Location: The Guidance Center 13111 Allen Road, Southgate, MI 
Cost: $30
Payment Options:  
Credit Card or E-Check
Online Credit Card (VISA and MASTERCARD only) - safe and secure 
Online E-check - safe and secure
Agency Check or Money Orders (made payable to DWMHA, Attn: Andrea Smith) sent to 707 W Milwaukee, Detroit, MI 48202
Required Materials: PECFAS Paper Assessment Form. Participants should see their supervisor for the required materials.
*Please plan to arrive at 8:30 am for registration.
Suggested Participants: QCMHP working with chidren ages 4-6 and CMH billable programs in Wayne County.
Training Information: The Preschool & Early Childhood Functional Assessment Scale (PECFAS) is used for assessing the functioning of children 4-6 years old. Qualified Child Mental Health practitioner will be required to become reliable raters to implement this tool.
Continuing Education Credits: 6.5 Continuing Education Credits are offered for this event. Participants must arrive on time and remain in the training for its entirety to receive credits. No partial credits will be offered. You must have your license number when you check in. 
  • Social Workers: 6.5 Continuing Education credits are approved for this training.
  • Children’s Mental Health Professionals (CMHP): These training hours meet the MDHHS training requirement for CMPH staff.
Cancellation Policy: If your schedule has changed and you are no longer able to attend, please un-register yourself from this event through your profile at You can do this by logging onto, and navigating to your Virtual Transcript and clicking Un-register next to this event in your Upcoming Events.
Registration/Walk-In Policy: Participants may try to attend the training as a walk-in, someone that did not pre-register. However, walk-ins will NOT be guaranteed seats or materials. Walk-ins will be asked to wait until the training begins to be seated to ensure there is enough room. Plan to pre-register to ensure your attendance.
Photo Consent: By joining us at this event, attendees consent to Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority's Detroit Wayne Connect photographing, videotaping and using your image and likeness.
You will receive a confirmation of your registration via e-mail. If you do not, please contact the DWMHA Message Center at 313-451-3792
ADA Accommodations: If you have individual requirements or need special services to participate in this event, please notify Katie at: