To obtain permission to use the Child Welfare Trauma Referral Tool, please contact Lisa Conradi, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 858-576-1700, ext. 6008.
Domain(s) Assessed :
Relationships & Attachment
Other Measure Format:
Provider completed based on existing case data
Average Time to Complete (min):
Average Time to Score (min):
It is recommended that the tool be administered when a child comes into the child welfare system and then at the following times: Change in Placement, New Trauma Reported, Problematic Reactions/Behaviors Reported, and/or when the child welfare worker sees fit.
Other Information Provided:
Using the answers to the questions on the tool, the child welfare worker then uses a flow chart and referral guidelines included in the tool to determine whether a Trauma-Specific Mental Health Referral, Specific Mental Health Referral (e.g., hospitalization, substance abuse treatment, or eating disorder treatment), General Mental Health Referral, or No Mental Health Referral is recommended for the child in question.