Upcoming Workshops

11/17/2018
You are invited to join our FREE training where you will learn: - Strategies to create a healthier Family Childcare Home Setting - How to have a more structured and peaceful Family Childcare Home...
11/30/2018
Morning Session: Supporting Families of Children with Special Needs Pt II Presented by Trudy Grable Discover insights, tools, and methods to collaborate with families that have a child with a...
12/07/2018
This training will provide a thorough overview of bullying including working definitions and legal mandates, prevention and intervention strategies, and a variety of resources to help address the...
12/08/2018
This workshop informs participants about trauma and the impact of trauma and traumatic stress on children's development and learning. Participants will be introduced to trauma-informed early...
12/08/2018
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...
12/10/2018
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...
12/12/2018
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...
12/12/2018
This workshop is designed for professionals of all disciplines and roles who provide reflective supervision, consultation, facilitation (RSCF), or similar forms of reflective support for others, and...
12/13/2018
Provided in partnership with County mental health Department: This 2-day is designed for providers responsible for or moving into the role of facilitating the reflective process with groups and/or...
12/15/2018
This workshop will support participants’ ability to: • Evaluate infant/toddler care environments in terms of health and safety issues • Discuss why adult comfort and convenience along with child...
12/15/2018
You are invited to join our FREE training where you will learn: - Strategies to create a healthier Family Childcare Home Setting - How to have a more structured and peaceful Family Childcare Home...
01/14/2019
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,...

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Explore SEEDS, the relationship-based professional development program for family child care home providers. 
 

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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...

FIRST 5’s Learning Together Initiative works directly in communities to support school readiness through Family Resource Centers. These resource centers are local places where...

The FIRST 5 Child Signature Program, formerly known as the Power Preschool, has been providing high-quality early learning opportunities for Santa Clara County children since...

Research shows that a child’s brain develops most dramatically during the first five years - providing an unprecedented opportunity to shape the thinking, learning, development...

RELATIONSHIPS MATTER: In this series Kadija speaks to parents and providers to provide an understanding of how relationships with young children develop, and why these...