This library hosts materials developed by Switchboard and by former Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded technical assistance (TA) providers (most in fiscal years 2016-2018, with selected earlier materials). This library links materials externally where: their formats were incompatible with internal hosting; they were developed by current ORR-funded TA providers; or they were developed by non-ORR funded authors who granted permission for the links.
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Date: December 1, 2016
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
This guide provides tools, tips, and approaches to infuse mental health into your work with clients as a therapist, case worker, medical practitioner, or program manager.
Date: September 1, 2017
Subtopic(s): SoT Services
This webinar introduced the culturally appropriate and evidence-based way that complex care approaches can be adapted to the unique healthcare problems of torture survivors. The webinar defined “complex care” and presented a model that encompasses five domains: the trauma story, biomedical, psychological, social, and spiritual. An interactive e-consultation followed. This resource is available on the …
Date: March 27, 2018
Subtopic(s): Federal Workforce Development, Job Development
This webinar announced the publication of the Higher Guide to Labor Market Information (LMI) for Refugee Employment Programs. Listen to the recording to learn about the guide; hear a discussion with a refugee employment manager who has implemented the guide in the field; and hear from a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics LMI state representative …
Date: September 9, 2011
Topic(s): Community Engagement
Subtopic(s): Media and Communications
This tip sheet reviews strategies for answering difficult questions, including leading questions and questions to which you don’t know the answers.
Date: September 1, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors
This booklet is a resource for refugee-serving organizations looking to either create a board of directors or increase the capacity of their current board of directors. It can help you build a better board by providing tips for everything from recruiting diverse members to working through common problems boards face.
Date: January 23, 2019
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Case Management, SoT Services
This webinar examined ethical and professional practice issues related to the electronic evolution in methods of communication. Use of internet searches on clients, communication via texting, the use of blogs and help sites, friending on social media sites, were discussed along with things which may require the development of program policies and/or standards. Objectives: After …