Great Kids Inc. Integrated Strategies for Home Visiting CLOSED GROUP (Calgary)

Monday, June 18 - Thursday, June 21
Pathways6919-32 Avenue NWCalgary AB

Time: 8:30-4:30 pm

Alberta Home Visitation Network Association

Presents

Integrated Strategies for Home Visiting

Growing Great Kids Inc.

About Integrated Strategies for Home Visiting Seminar

 In this 4-day skill-driven course, home visitors and other family practitioners acquire new tools for motivating and communicating with parents of infants and young children aimed at supporting parents to form secure attachment relationships, be involved in their child’s development, strengthen the foundations of their family and solve their problems. Concrete skills are gained through video demonstrations followed by hands-on practice with commonly encountered parenting and family scenarios.

The following topics are covered:

  • Why Prevention Programs for New Parents are a Wise Investment
  • Building Prevention Programs that Build Protective Factors for Children
  • Early Brain Development: New Frontiers
  • Effects of Neglect and Childhood Trauma on Development and Adult Functioning
  • Parent-Child Attachments: Ingredients and End Products
  • Infant Cues and Signals
  • CHEEERS: A Parent-Child Interaction-Relationship Assessment Tool
  • Early Child Development: New Perspectives
  • The Strength-Based Solution-Focused Approach: Examination of the Practitioner’s Beliefs and Interactions
  • 7 Strength-Based, Solution-Focused Strategies for Motivating Nurturing Parenting and Strengthening Parents/Families
  • Goal Setting and Follow Through: Making It Interesting and Painless for Everyone
  • Dads Do Matter: Motivating Fathers to Participate in Your Program
  • Embracing Culture & Traditions to Strengthen Families
  • Establishing and Maintaining Professional Boundaries

Date: June 18, 19, 20, & 21, 2018 (register by June 8, 2018)

Time: 8:30-4:30 p.m.

Location:

Pathways, 6919-32 Ave NW, Calgary, AB

Fee; 

This workshop is at no charge for the funded home visitation programs that received funding for the Great Kids Inc training. It is a CLOSED GROUP

 

SOLD OUT!!

Registration:
Advance registration is required for all participants.

For more information or to register contact the AHVNA office
9321 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton AB T5H 3T7
Phone: 780-429-4787
Fax: 780-429-4784
Email: programassistant@ahvna.org

Payment: We accept payment by credit, cash or cheque.
Please make cheques payable to:
Alberta Home Visitation Network Association

Payments may be dropped off at the office or mailed to the address listed above prior to the workshop date. Receipts will be issued after the workshop.

Cancellation Policy:
We encourage you to send a substitute if you are unable to attend the workshop, as there is a NO SHOW charge for all absent registrants (as we will have made arrangements for food, etc). Cancellations need to be made ONE WEEK prior to the workshop date. Registration fees are non-refundable. Should a workshop not reach its minimum registration requirement, it will be cancelled ONE WEEK prior to the workshop commencement date. Registrants will be informed by email or telephone, and registration fees will be refunded.