Catholic Social Services provides home study workshops. These workshops are held periodically throughout the year. This training will:

  • Set guiding principles for adoption practice
  • Expand on a basic understanding of adoption
  • Give an understanding of the unique professional role of the home study writer
  • Develop skills for conducting a family assessment

Basic requirements for becoming a PSAS Home Study Writer are:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or a related field; OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field, plus one year of experience as a caseworker; AND
  • Professionals with documentation of prior experience in home study writing or other professional case work writing skills

If you’re ready to get started, please fill out and submit the appropriate application, when available.