RCAC Fundamentals of Team Facilitation 1: For New MDT Facilitators

Training Overview

Fundamentals of Team Facilitation 1 provides a strong foundation for professionals who serve in the role of Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) facilitator for a Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) regardless of their job title. This training will cover an overview of the MDT facilitator’s role in the CAC/MDT model, an introduction to team development, and skills for building trust and safety on the team. This virtual training is intended to fulfill the 8 hours of core training for MDT facilitators required in the 2023 National Children’s Alliance Standards for Accredited Members.

Please note: If you have been in the MDT facilitator role for more than 18 months, we recommend you apply for Fundamentals of Team Facilitation 2: For Experienced MDT Facilitators.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the strengths and challenges of the CAC/MDT Model
  • Understand the importance of the MDT facilitator role on MDTs
  • Identify core responsibilities of the MDT facilitator role
  • Understand the importance of safety and trust on a team
  • Apply strategies for building trust and psychological safety to their MDT

Register through RCAC

Applications are open until Wednesday, February 28, 2024.