COE Best Practices Collaborative

The COE Best Practices Collaborative is a project designed to advance the implementation of Best Practices in the treatment of child abuse and neglect and attachment problems by mental health treatment providers across the state. The project is a collaborative effort of the statewide network of Centers of Excellence for Children in State Custody (COEs)

Current dissemination projects include:

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

2008-09

  • West Tennessee TF-CBT Learning Collaborative
  • Middle Tennessee TF-CBT Learning Collaborative
  • East Tennessee TF-CBT Learning Collaborative
  • Ongoing consultation and regional booster sessions for participating agencies

2010

  • TF-CBT 2010 Learning Collaborative (statewide)
  • Ongoing consultation and regional booster sessions

For information contact Melissa James, LCSW 901-448-3420

Children with Sexual Behavior Problems

2010

Clinician Training 2-day Session - February 2010
Lead Trainer - Jane Silovsky, PhD
Ongoing clinical consultation calls

Development of Online Course and Learning Labs (in process)
in partnership with Children’s Advocacy Centers and TCCW for DCS case managers, foster parents, law enforcement, courts, school personnel

For information contact Melissa Hoffmann, PhD 901-448-3420

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Contact Us

Center of Excellence for Children in State Custody

711 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38105
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Phone: 901-448-3420
Toll-free:866-448-3420
TDD:901-448-4677
Fax: 901-448-3740