If It Is Not Documented, It Is Not Done

Source: APS Technical Assistance Resource Center

Published: 2020


This webinar will focus on the development of documentation skills for adult protective services professionals. By the end of the webinar, participants will be able to: 1. explain the rationale for applying critical thinking skills into case practice documentation by using a specific format; 2. outline the process and content guidelines for documenting case practice activities including client contacts, visitation, assessment, case planning meetings, supervisory sessions, and case staffing; 3. demonstrate the clinical and technical knowledge and skills needed to write, review, and critique case documentation illustrative of effective and reflective case practice.

Webinar Slides

Speaker: Heather Stowe, PhD, Clinical Director, Department of Aging and Community Living, Government of the District of Columbia

Link: If It Is Not Documented, It Is Not Done

Topics: Mandatory Reporting, Screening/Assessment

Access: Web-based

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning

Audience: Social Services

Level: Advanced, Basic