Have you ever found yourself disagreeing with a decision made by the family support team or the Children's Division?  Then this course is for you!  We will cover how to navigate disagreements with the case management team and licensing decisions, including how to file a grievance.  Upon completion you will receive 2 credit hours. 


Family Advocate and Trainer

Sophie Nely

Sophie Nely has been a family advocate at the Kirksville location of FosterAdopt Connect since December of 2022. She has a bachelor’s degree in political science and a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Sophie is passionate about the work she does with foster and adoptive families and looks forward to hosting a support group designed for them.

Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • Zoom Link

  2. 2
    • Survey