SafeCamp Spotlights: Michael D. Davis-Thomas of Resilient Voices and Beyond
On this week’s episode we discuss another class action lawsuit, this one targeting the extended foster care system in America’s largest local child welfare system. Also: a potentially problematic hiccup in Arizona with one of the first modern state case management systems, and the After Life podcast wins a major award.
Michael D. Davis-Thomas, aka MDDT Speaks, joins to discuss the first two seasons of his podcast Resilient Voices and Beyond, as well as the current state of child welfare from the perspective of a man who experienced it and worked within it.
Michael D. Davis-Thomas, aka MDDT Speaks, is the host of Resilient Voices and Beyond. He serves on the Juvenile Justice Advisory Council for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and on the lived expertise team for the federal Quality Improvement Center on Engaging Youth.
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