"The Best Start for Families- A Health Equity Approach" Facilitator Workshop 2


“The Best Start” is an evidence-based program which strengthens psycho-social competencies of professionals working with parents and caregivers in their practice, as well as in their facilitation of Parent Learning Groups.

Workshop II is an intermediate level workshop for facilitators. Professionals participating in this program are expected to have been a part of a basic-training workshop as well as a pilot program.
Professionals will dive deeper into ICDP practices. Professional learning objectives include:
• To facilitate empathy-based social-emotional, cognitive and regulative/ positive discipline interactions
between parents and children
• To strengthen psycho-social and educational caring skills
• To strengthen competencies to create more positive family and school climates
• To help create better parent/child communications and relationships

Location St. Charles Veteran Center
311 N. 2nd St. Unit 109
St. Charles, IL 60174
Date 8/8/2019 10:00 AM - 8/9/2019 1:00 PM (Check in 9:00 AM)
Sponsor Bright Promises
Trainer Dr. Kimberly Svevo-Cianci
Contact Kristin Gilbertson (630) 909-9411 kristin@changingchildrensworlds.org
Principles 1. Support families
2. Active participation
3. Collaborative relationships
4. Specific goals
5. Comprehensive plans
6. Periodic monitoring
7. Quality services
Credit Hours 1.5 - Assessment
1.0 - Atypical Development
2.0 - Intervention
6.0 - Working with Families
Cost $300
Status Closed