Instructor: Kimberly Blair, MA, LPCC-S (http://www.mopsohio.com/trainer-bios.html)
CE/Us: 4 for Ohio Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists
Course Description: This four hour training is designed to aid in how to successfully work with adults in order to improve their parenting skills. Additionally, it will aid professionals in considering the process of normal early child development (birth-12 years old) and gaining knowledge to assist clients in adapting parenting skills to children as they progress through various developmental milestones. Through the use of instruction, practical activities, and collaborative discussion, participants will gain an understanding of normal child development, understanding parenting interventions and appropriate parenting skills for early childhood developmental levels.
Increase knowledge of parenting challenges and gain insight
Increase knowledge on parenting interventions and gain tools to help assist clients with improving their parenting skills
Objectives: Gain basic understanding of early child development in the social, emotional, intellectual and physical context. Understand basic early childhood parenting skills and apply interventions to clincial practice
Early Childhood Developmental Levels
Parenting Skills, Considerations, Interventions
Provider Challenges working with Parents
Reasons for Parenting Struggles
What is Parent Training?: Why is parent training important? Why might someone need parent training? Who are the referral sources for parent training?
Interventions: Observation, Positive Parenting, Positive Reinforcement, Praise, Instruction, Time-Outs, Planned Ignoring, Natural and Logical Consequences, Use of behavioral data for the parent and for the child, Being a Consistent Parent, Success Factors of Parent Training
Participants: Counselors, Social Workers, Psychologists, and other trained others in the Mental Health Field
To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developmental-approach-to-parenting-interventions-early-childhood-registration-12096070673
Last day of registration: Friday, October 10, 2014