In order to become an approved Family Team Meeting Facilitator you need to attend an 18-hour training. Please view our Calendar of Events for dates and locations. 

You can also attend a 3-day training provided by DHS if room allows please contact Mary-Jo Beckman at mbeckma@dhs.state.ia.us

After the training in order to become an approved facilitator for DHS cases you need to go through a coaching and mentoring process. Please reference Criteria for Approving Facilitators document below in the Coaching and Mentoring toolkit.  Once you have gone through the coaching and mentoring process, you will need to fill out an application and submit it to your service area contact person please reference the  Service Area Contact List also listed below in the Coaching and Mentoring toolkit. 

Please reference the Coaching and Mentoring Toolkit below for more information.


Coaching and Mentoring Toolkit

 

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