Interdisciplinary Child Welfare (Intensive) - Upchurch


Course Title

Interdisciplinary Child Welfare (Intensive)



First Assignment

Book Requirements 

Child Welfare and the Law, (3d edition), by Theodore J. Stein, ISBN: 13978-1-58760-042-5 

A Framework for Child Safety in Child Welfare (NAPCWA, 2009) available as a PDF on and on TWEN. 

Problem and Case File from the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), In Re Pena: Representing Children and Families in Juvenile Court by Diane Geraghty, Thomas F. Geraghty & Angela C. Vigil (2003).  ISBN: 978-1-55681-805-9  (this can be acquired on the NITA webpage at 


There will be additional materials distributed in class or on the class TWEN page. 


First Assignments 

Please register for the class TWEN page for reading assignments and important information.