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Completing the Screen Tool in CPS Tip Sheet

Tuesday, April 11, 2006

The combination and comparison of threats of serious harm, protective capacities and child vulnerabilities best defines a child’s safety. These three concepts take into account three different contexts of safety: present danger, emerging danger, and prospective safety. The new “Decision Tool” design in FACES.NET allows a worker to document safety concepts throughout the CPS module, leading up to the investigation.