Upcoming Workshops

04/27/2018
Join professionals and community members from across the Bay Area for a day-long symposium on the impact of child abuse, how our community is working to address child abuse, and new approaches in...
05/02/2018
This workshop is designed for those that work in systems serving clients of all ages. The training focuses on reflective practice as a strategy for enhancing skills, understanding our reactions when...
05/03/2018
The TIS 101 is a basic 3.5 hour training to understand how trauma and stress impacts developing bodies and brains, communities, organizations and systems. The goal of this training is to bring a...
05/03/2018
Learn how to utilize visual supports to improve communication for children with autism and other communicative special needs.
05/04/2018
ASQ-3 & ASQ:SE-2 are a set of questionnaires about children’s development. It has been used for more than 20 years to make sure children are developing well. ASQ-3 can help identify a child’s...
05/18/2018
2018 Juvenile Justice Beyond the Bench Conference Innovative Juvenile Justice Putting Passion...
05/23/2018
The TIS 101 is a basic 3.5 hour training to understand how trauma and stress impacts developing bodies and brains, communities, organizations and systems. The goal of this training is to bring a...
06/05/2018
This training will provide you with the knowledge to help assist and refer clients to apply for the public assistance programs that are available through the Social Services Agency in Santa Clara...
06/05/2018
06/05/2018
06/11/2018
This workshop focuses on how to administer and score both the ASQ and ASQ: SE, which are parent-completed screening tools designed for early identification of children ages 2 months through 5 years...
06/13/2018

Listen to our Podcasts

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...

BEHAVIOR HAS MEANING: During this portion of the series, we will think and learn about how infants and young children communicate through behavior. As infants grow, they become...