Online Module- Collaborative Care: Developing and Implementing Plans of Safe Care for Substance Exposed Infants (Working with Families with Substance-Exposed Infants)


This module introduces family support professionals and other service providers to federal and state requirements for developing Plans of Safe Care for substance-exposed infants (SEI), trains them to work with mothers, families and other providers to create a POSC during and after pregnancy, and supports mothers and families in implementing the POSC.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand Federal and State laws regarding Maternal Substance Use
  2. Identify service needs specific to this population of women
  3. Develop a comprehensive Plan of Safe Care (POSC) addressing mother's and infant's needs before, during and after pregnancy
  4. Name other agencies/referral sources that should be involved in creating POSC Treatment Team
  5. Understand how to implement POSC and recognize when it should be revised


Collaboration Early Intervention Parent/Family Professional Development Professional Resources