Equity matters when developing a risk assessment. Find out why in this issue of SDM News.
Supervisors are key to supporting Structured Decision Making® practice. This issue of SDM News includes a checklist of supervision strategies and activities.
Making the difficult decision to close a case: the Structured Decision Making® system can help.
Read about the Structured Decision Making® prevention services tools, designed for assessing families whose first encounter with public services involves financial assistance.
NCCD names Phil Decter, MSW, as Director of Child Welfare.
Consistent (or shared) language is essential for effective implementation of the Structured Decision Making® system.
Learn how data gathered through Structured Decision Making® implementation can assist agency leadership in making policy decisions.
Supervisors who lack time to coach the caseworkers they oversee may want to check out the March issue of SDM News, which offers a solution.
Referencing major declines in surgery complication rates due to the adoption of a simple checklist, this issue of SDM News describes the advantages of breaking down complex tasks by using checklists.
NCCD celebrates a successful fundraising campaign and highlights two examples of noteworthy SDM® system implementations.
Using helpful analogies to other professions, this edition of SDM News explains how SDM assessment tools aid social workers in balancing professional judgment with information gained from the tools.
The SDM® system is like a good friend: Both are reliable, with SDM assessment tools going through inter-rater reliability testing to determine how truly reliable they are.