Co-Parenting Building Blocks to Prioritize Children’s Mental Health and Development

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 
1 hour

Families become separated for a variety of reasons. While this is a stressful time for all, it’s extremely stressful for children to adjust to this change while navigating their own feelings.

Join us Wednesday, May 25 at 2 PM ET to hear Marcus Stallworth, LMSW, Director of Training and Implementation at Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) share how effective co-parenting can aid and assist in the overall growth and healthy development of children.

During this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • How separation can affect a child’s identity and self-esteem
  • Strength-based and solution-focused strategies and techniques to create consistency and support when co-parenting
  • How to assist separating families, community providers, and more in learning how to work together with the common goal of putting the needs of children first

Marcus Stallworth, LMSW

Director, Training and Implementation

Marcus Stallworth, LMSW, operates with a strength-based, hands-on approach. Spending close to 20 years providing Child Protective Services, he is recognized by the State of Connecticut as an expert witness for Superior Court for Juvenile Matters. He has spearheaded several initiatives to promote the engagement of fathers, identify the dangers of social media, and raise awareness for equity and inclusion. He has direct experience educating and supporting human trafficking and sexually exploited victims, including those in foster care. He played a leadership role in Connecticut’s Disaster Behavioral Health Response Network and oversaw recovery efforts in Newtown, CT after the events on December 14, 2012.