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Team Decision Making Added to National Clearinghouse of Evidence-Based Approaches

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Providers and family members come together to help make decisions about the needs of young people

Team Decision Making (TDM) — a collaborative approach to child safety — has reached an important milestone: It is now included in the California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare, a searchable database that practitioners use to find programs and practices that have been proven to work.

Posted March 30, 2020

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