Integrated Strategies for Home Visitors: October 2019
Monday, September 30, 2019 - Friday, October 04, 2019
9:30 AM - 4 PM
Tonnar Brace room, Strive Living Society, #500 - 4370 Dominion Street
Acquire new knowledge, tools, and techniques to support families (with children aged 0-6 years) in their homes in this core training developed by Great Kids, Inc.* (GKI).
This training is now full. If you would like to be put on the waitlist and notified of future trainings, please contact Lynn Joseph at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this hands-on, engaging, and informative program you’ll learn about the protective factors that increase the health and well-being of children and families, as well as practical strategies to teach and strengthen these factors in the families you work with. Participants will receive a manual and international training certification from GKI.
Participants will benefit from:
- Opportunities to concretely apply theory to practice
- Action tools, assessment tools and practical strategies for engaging families in home visiting
- Strategies for building parental confidence and competencies that support growth in families and promote positive parent-child relationships
- Informative discussions on professional boundaries, limit setting and self-care tips
- Networking with other family practitioners who do home visits
- A comprehensive manual full of tools and ideas.
Lunch will be provided throughout the training as well as coffee/tea and some healthy snacks at coffee breaks. Certificates provided upon completion and attendance of all five days. Certificates are not provided for partial attendance.
Certified Family Life Education (CFLE) approved for 26 contact hours or 2.6 CEU’s
About the Facilitator
Orah Chaye is of North African and Scandinavian descent growing up with a strong Oriental cultural influence since age 10. A highly experienced Educator and Consultant for nearly 30 years, she has developed the Creative Process Trauma Informed Practice methodology approach. Working extensively in Indigenous, Refugee and Immigrant Populations. Orah is contracted for a wide variety of In-Service development projects to various agencies; and also invited to present at numerous conferences and symposiums. She has a particular interest in early human brain development, and its correlation to early attachment.