The Praed Foundation provides this site to facilitate training and certification on a variety of outcomes management tools including the Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths (CANS), the Family Advocacy and Support Tool (FAST), the Adult Needs and Strengths Assessment (ANSA), and the Readiness Inventory for Successful Entrepreneurship (RISE). In addition to training on these tools, certification and recertification is provided. Administrators can track the certification status of their staff through administrative access features.
This site is provided to trainees at a cost to promote the widespread application of these communimetric approaches. The site is organized by jurisdiction. Some jurisdictions purchase this site for use by people working in that jurisdiction. Other jurisdictions utilize a pay as you go fee for use of the site. This payment can be made by charge card or it is possible to purchase coupons for any of the sites by contacting the support desk support@TCOMtraining.com
For those of you who already have access to TCOMTraining.org, here is a comprehensive PDF on how to navigate the site how-to-navigate-the-cans-training-website-11292016
For a quick guide on how to complete a CANS, FAST, or ANSA, view the Tip Sheets Below!
- TCOM Training Tips
- TCOM Needs and Strengths
ADDITIONAL BLOG POSTS TO SUPPORT YOUR PRACTICE/TRAINING:
Defining a NEED and a STRENGTH
Defining a Caregiver
TCOM’s Targetted Tools
Using the Data
Equality vs. Equity
CASELOAD VERSUS WORKLOAD MANAGEMENT
Complicated versus Complex: Implications for Collaboration
Lean Management and TCOM