15jan12:30 pm2:00 pm2019 National Early Childhood Family Network (NEFCN) Webinar Event Organized By: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Event Type:WebinarIn-person or Online:Online
The Intersection of Equity, Disparities and the Multi-Dimensions of Family, Youth and Community Engagement Join NEFCN for its inaugural webinar series for families and partners dedicated to early childhood social and emotional development.
Join NEFCN for its inaugural webinar series for families and partners dedicated to early childhood social and emotional development.
Speaker: Alice Farrell, JD, LCSW, MSW, President and CEO, Olive Branch Clinical and Consulting Services
Description: The use of effective engagement strategies as a tool for counteracting the disparities that many families and children experience will be demonstrated. Facilitator will provide an overview of the ten dimensions and demonstrate the power of weaving them to create physically, psychologically and emotionally safe and supportive school, home and community environments. Facilitator will also highlight how focusing on the use of best practices in engagement can yield positive family and community connections, students’ academic success and positive social and emotional development and high staff morale.
(Tuesday) 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm PST
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
In-person or Online
University of Washington experts provide the Autism Center of Excellence (COE) trainings through a contract with the Health Care Authority (HCA). The next scheduled training is Friday, September 29, 2023.
University of Washington experts provide the Autism Center of Excellence (COE) trainings through a contract with the Health Care Authority (HCA).
We anticipate the training after that to be January 2024. If you would like to be put on the list of people interested in learning when the next training date is decided, please email Kate Orville, Training Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Purpose of the COE Training
Who is Eligible to Become a COE
What the Training Covers
COE Training Logistics
(Friday) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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october 13 (Friday) - 14 (Saturday)
25oct6:00 pm7:30 pmFamily-Engaged Developmental Monitoring for Providers in the NW WA Region (others also welcome) Event Organized By: Help Me Grow Washington Event Type:WebinarIn-person or Online:Online
Join us for a free and enlightening virtual session designed to enhance your practice and enrich the lives of the families you serve. This opportunity will empower you with valuable
Join us for a free and enlightening virtual session designed to enhance your practice and enrich the lives of the families you serve. This opportunity will empower you with valuable insights into developmental resources while fostering stronger connections with your local community.
Target Audience: Health care providers in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom Counties but open to all. We invite other child health/early learning providers to attend and listen to what conversations look like between families and their health care providers, hear from a medical provider who is using different child development tools, and connect with other partners.
What to Expect:
Explore Developmental Resources: Discover innovative tools and resources you can use in your practice to promote healthy dialogue with families about child development.
Local County Resources: Connect with your community on a deeper level by delving into the resources available within Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish and Whatcom. Strengthen your network and better serve families by understanding the local support landscape.
Provider Insights: Learn from a medical provider who has successfully integrated many of these tools into their practice. Gain real-world perspectives, practical tips and success stories.
Up to 1.5 CME Category 1 Credits available
(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Help Me Grow WashingtonAcross the nation, Help Me Grow offers families seamless access to community services and supports so they can easily connect to the resources they need, when they need them. The Help Me Grow Washington network represents a growing, powerful coalition of communities and individuals invested in building an organized system of community resources to help children grow up healthy.https://helpmegrowwa.org/