Eliminate Blind Spots to Improve Safety: More Eyes More Often

When the press writes about failures in the child welfare system, the tragedies are unique, but the pattern is often all too familiar. A family has been involved with the agency multiple times, signs of risk were missed, and the result is significant harm or even death. It’s hard to read about a set of [...]

The Fen-Phen Phenomenon is Killing Our Children

We all agree child welfare in our world is not as healthy as we would like it to be. No one wants to see vulnerable children at risk, but it seems like every attempt to get healthier isn’t working, and we are all clinging to the hope that the next thing we try will be the real deal.

CCWIS – A Call to Action to Increase Capacity

There are several key opportunities to include in your complete plan for CCWIS implementation to drive improved outcomes and increase capacity.

Never Get Behind Again: Old Thinking Through a New Lens

Break free of backlog by focusing on one-day timeliness.

The Dark Side of Accountability

Ken Miller draws from his latest book to explain how management-by-fear accountability systems rarely work and produce devastating side effects.