Upcoming Workshops

01/23/2019
We want our children to know how to interact appropriately with different people in their community, from family members to teachers to community helpers. The Social Boundaries Program uses the...
01/30/2019
The Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths-Commercially Sexually Exploited (CANS-The Santa Clara County Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths 2.0 (Ages 5+) is a collaboratively completed measure...
01/31/2019
Transformational Collaborative Outcomes Management(TCOM)facilitates the understanding of the needs and strengths of the person or people served, and brings to bear effective interventions that will...
02/01/2019
This session will open with a description of the key theorists and researchers in the area of attachment, and will compare and contrast their perspectives. A brief overview of the literature related...
02/09/2019
Inclusion Collaborative-Teaching Pyramid: The California Collaborative for Social Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CA-CSEFEL) Modules 1, 2, 3a & 3b Supporting Positive Behaviors in the...
02/09/2019
You are invited to join our FREE training where you will learn: - Strategies to create a healthier Family Childcare Home Setting - How to have a more structured and peaceful Family Childcare Home...
02/12/2019
Provided in partnership with County mental health Department: The TIS 101 is a basic 3.5 hour training to understand how trauma and stress impacts developing bodies and brains, communities,...
02/20/2019
Touchpoints are periods during which a child’s spurt in development results in pronounced disruptions in the family system. The goal of the Touchpoints Approach is to change individual practice and...
03/01/2019
This workshop is designed for those who work in systems serving clients of all ages. The training focuses on reflective practice as a strategy for enhancing skills, understanding our reactions when...
03/23/2019
Los invitamos a nuestro entrenamiento GRATUITO donde aprenderá - Estrategias para crear un hogar más saludable - Como ayudarle al niño a que valla a la cama a tiempo sin tantas batallas - Como...
04/04/2019
This 4-hours class is to familiarize staff with the philosophy, history, and laws regarding Mandated Adult abuse and Child Abuse Reporting in California. This will be done with lecture, videos and...
04/15/2019
Touchpoints are periods during which a child’s spurt in development results in pronounced disruptions in the family system. The goal of the Touchpoints Approach is to change individual practice and...

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Explore SEEDS, the relationship-based professional development program for family child care home providers. 
 

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There are more than 18,000 children under the age of six in Santa Clara County who are thought to have developmental delays that go unidentified until they enter kindergarten....

The Brazelton Touchpoints model as an approach for enhancing the competence of caregivers and building strong family-child relationships in the early years in order to lay the...

The Strengthening Families Approach, including the 5 Protective Factors and the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support, is a framework used to increase...

FIRST 5’s Learning Together Initiative works directly in communities to support school readiness through Family Resource Centers. These resource centers are local places where...

The FIRST 5 Child Signature Program, formerly known as the Power Preschool, has been providing high-quality early learning opportunities for Santa Clara County children since...

Research shows that a child’s brain develops most dramatically during the first five years - providing an unprecedented opportunity to shape the thinking, learning, development...

RELATIONSHIPS MATTER: In this series Kadija speaks to parents and providers to provide an understanding of how relationships with young children develop, and why these...