Spotlight of the week
Jonathan Rockoff is a training specialist with the Family and Children’s Resource Program at the School of Social Work, where he facilitates and creates trainings on child welfare topics, such as responding to child sexual abuse, substance use, trauma, coaching, foster care, and adoption. Rockoff has more than 15 years of experience working directly with families who have experienced trauma. His expertise on family well-being was shaped by his first-hand experience working in a variety of settings, including in-home services, juvenile justice, foster care, adoption, and education. Rockoff writes for a nationally recognized publication targeting child welfare professionals and resource parents, called Fostering Perspectives.