Module 2: Foster Care Mock Case

This module contains a complete foster care mock case, Shawntese Jordan, that can be used to practice applying the Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions (OSRI). The module includes downloadable documents related to the mock case, mock case interviews available as audio files, and a series of rationale videos that explain and justify the item and outcome ratings for the mock case.

Follow these steps

Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions

Download and review the complete Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions (OSRI).

Shawntese Jordan Mock Case

Download and review the Shawntese Jordan foster care mock case. After you have reviewed the mock case, begin applying the OSRI by documenting factual information that is in the case record. Make notes of any other information found in the case file that may need to be confirmed by interviews. Also note any missing or contradictory information. Complete as much of the OSRI as you can before moving on to step 3.

Please note that the full mock case is approximately 200 pages long. You may also elect to download the mock case in individual sections.

Listen to the mock case interview audio files. Using the information from those and reconciling it with the information in the case files, continue and complete your mock case review by rating the items and outcomes and otherwise documenting your responses as instructed in the OSRI.

Note: If you prefer to read the interviews, you may download complete transcripts from the Shawntese Jordan Mock Case Sections page.

Caleb Lewis:  Mock case father
Charlotte Samuels:  Mock case foster mother
Freda Jordan:  Mock case mother
Lisa Howard:  Mock case social worker
Shawntese Jordan:  Mock case target child
Shawntese Jordan Mock Case Answer Key

Download the Shawntese Jordan answer key and compare its answers to your own. Make note of any discrepancies or questions you have.

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Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Safety Outcomes 1 and 2 of the Shawntese Jordan mock case.

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Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Permanency Outcome 1 of the Shawntese Jordan mock case.

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Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Permanency Outcome 2 of the Shawntese Jordan mock case.

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Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Well-Being Outcome 1 of the Shawntese Jordan mock case.

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Watch this video, which explains and justifies the item and outcome ratings in Well-Being Outcomes 2 and 3 of the Shawntese Jordan mock case.