Keeping Youth Safe in Facilities

Presented by: Disability Rights Tennessee
                        Jack W. Derryberry, Legal Director, Disability Rights Tennessee
                        Marcella G. Derryberry, Esq.  
                        Sherry A. Wilds, Esq. 
                        Johnnie Hatten, Child and Youth Investigator 
                        Eric Allman, Child and Youth Investigator

Topics included in this 90 minute presentation...
  • Understanding the Protection & Advocacy System's and Disability Rights Tennessee's (DRT) work.
  • Monitoring a facility and finding of the visit.
  • Interviewing youth and staff at a facility.
  • Mandatory reporting requirements about concerns for facilities. 
  • How the child welfare community can collaborate to keep youth safe.
CLE:  This course has been approved for 1.67 hours of general CLE credit. 
  • The approved CLE for this training includes an additional 15 minutes (.25 credit hour) to include time to complete the Pre-Training Quiz and Survey, and Post-Training Quiz, CLE Request and Training Evaluation. Kindly take your time to offer thoughtful responses to the questions.
  • Partial Credit is not given for distance learning courses.  
  • CLE for completed on-demand distance learning courses is reported one time, regardless of calendar year.
  • Pre-Training Quiz questions allow us to gauge your understanding of the topic before viewing the material. Please answer each question with your current understanding of the topic. Quiz questions are reviewed for data purposes only and do not affect the reporting of your CLE hours.  
To continue, please complete the Pre-Training Quiz and Survey, and click "Continue to Training Presentation" at the bottom of the page. You will be directed to the video presentation and training materials. 

Information and Pre-Training Quiz


Acknowledgment - Action required below

CLE credit for On Demand Distance Learning courses is based on both content and time spent viewing the course. In order to receive CLE credit for the course, I understand I must complete and submit Pre-training Quiz and Survey,  view the course in its entirety, and complete the Post-training training quiz and evaluation. (The CIP can monitor the amount of time spent on viewing the course. Partial CLE credit will not be submitted.)  Please initial below to acknowledge the viewing requirement.

Pre-Training Survey

Please take a few moments to complete the Pre-Training Survey.  Your responses will help us in planning future training opportunities and programs that relate directly to your practice in the Child Welfare System.  

4.  In which county(ies) do you primarily practice?  Please indicate up to three counties.
*Kindly refrain from answering with "Tennessee."

Thank you for completing the Pre-Training Quiz and Survey. Please click on submit to continue to the training presentation.