Welcome to SEORTC!

Southeast Ohio

The Southeast Ohio Regional Training Center (SEORTC) is hosted by Athens County Children Services at 2099 East State Street, Suite A,
Athens, Ohio 45701
. As part of the Ohio Child Welfare Training Program (OCWTP), the SEORTC is committed to providing high quality, culturally- responsive, family-centered, job-related training for child protective staff and certified caregivers in Ohio’s thirteen southeastern counties.

The SEORTC serves child protective staff and certified caregivers in Athens, Gallia, Hocking, Jackson, Lawrence, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Pike, Ross, Scioto, Vinton, and Washington Counties.

SEORTC Training

PCSA staff, caregivers, and assessors should log into CAPS LMS to view and enroll in SEORTC training. Anyone who does not have access to the CAPS LMS should review PDF versions of SEORTC training calendars linked below and use the appropriate guest registration process detailed below.

Internal guests are county staff employed at a PCSA, JFS, or CSEA with a State of Ohio User ID (SOUID) that do not have a child/adult protective services role. These guests will contact their RTC directly to request access. Internal guests do not complete the guest registration form below.

External guests include but are not limited to retired staff, law enforcement, teachers, court-appointed special advocates, mental health professionals, and court staff such as public defenders and prosecutors. External guests will not be provisioned access to the CAPS LMS but will be added to the requested instructor-led session on a space-available basis. External guests must complete the guest registration form below to request access to training. You will need the session locator # listed on the training calendars linked below to complete the form.


Interested in participating in the OCWTP coaching program?  Search for “Coaching Request Form” in the CAPS LMS and follow the instructions to submit the form.  RTC staff will contact you with additional information upon receipt. 

Contact SEORTC

Main Number: (740) 592-9082

Fax Number: (740) 592-9083

Address: 2099 East State Street, Suite A, Athens, Ohio 45701

Tracie Stein, Director
(740) 592-9082

Tracy Reichardt, Certified Caregiver Training Coordinator
(740) 592-9082

Melisa Stewart, Caregiver Coach

Susan Ballard, Staff Training Coordinator
(740) 592-9082

Joni McCune, RTC Assistant
(740) 592-9082

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