Upcoming Workshops

03/22/2019
Touchpoints are periods during which a child’s spurt in development results in pronounced disruptions in the family system. The goal of the Touchpoints Approach is to change individual practice and...
03/23/2019
Trauma Informed Practices in Early Childhood Education (TIP-ECE): 201b- Self-Care For ECE Teachers and Mindfulness Techniques For Staff and Young Children. Participants learn strategies to...
03/23/2019
Los invitamos a nuestro entrenamiento GRATUITO donde aprenderá - Estrategias para crear un hogar más saludable - Como ayudarle al niño a que valla a la cama a tiempo sin tantas batallas - Como...
03/29/2019
Participants will: • Define diversity, multiculturalism and cultural humility as well continuous competence in relation to providing community services; • Identify (at least 3) barriers or...
03/30/2019
This presentation will begin with a basic overview of Early Start and Special Education, the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP), the transition process and the Individualized Education Plan (...
04/04/2019
This 4-hours class is to familiarize staff with the philosophy, history, and laws regarding Mandated Adult abuse and Child Abuse Reporting in California. This will be done with lecture, videos and...
04/06/2019
This training includes: •One (1) interactive, 6 hours, the workshop that is designed for ECE providers who work with children from birth-6 years of age. Participants will learn to apply the...
04/15/2019
Touchpoints are periods during which a child’s spurt in development results in pronounced disruptions in the family system. The goal of the Touchpoints Approach is to change individual practice and...
04/18/2019
Provided in partnership with County mental health Department: The TIS 101 is a basic 3.5 hour training to understand how trauma and stress impacts developing bodies and brains, communities,...
04/29/2019
This workshop is designed for those who work in systems serving clients of all ages. The training focuses on reflective practice as a strategy for enhancing skills, understanding our reactions when...

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There are more than 18,000 children under the age of six in Santa Clara County who are thought to have developmental delays that go unidentified until they enter kindergarten....

The Brazelton Touchpoints model as an approach for enhancing the competence of caregivers and building strong family-child relationships in the early years in order to lay the...

The Strengthening Families Approach, including the 5 Protective Factors and the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support, is a framework used to increase...

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