MENDOCINO Course Catalog

Mendocino County Foster Care Training Course Catalog

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Arts & Activities

Trainings offered cover the importance of art and activities for youth as well as how to design engaging and therapeutic activities.

No planned courses at this time

Behavioral Strategies

These trainings address the importance of using behavioral modification techniques such as positive reinforcement to help a child change their behaviors to those that are more conducive to healthy relationships with adults and peers.

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Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/9/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/11/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/16/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/18/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/23/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/25/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Stress and its Impact on our Physiological Survival

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services The stress response is triggered when an individual perceives that environmental demands tax or exceed his or her adaptive capacity. This training focuses on the occurrence of environmental events that are consensually judged as taxing one’s ability to cope or on individual responses to events that are indicative of this overload and the downstream consequences of  exposure to toxic stress. Register Here

6/30/2020 8:30 am – 10:00 am DISTANCE LEARNING

Child Development

Trainings include topics such as an overview of the stages of child development to the importance of understanding a child’s actual age versus their developmental age, and why that distinction is important in caring for children.

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Supporting LGBTQ Youth in Your Care: The Gender Spectrum

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services In this workshop attendees will be introduced to essential concepts and culture of LGBTQ people; how to be a foster parent to an LGBTQ youth if your religious beliefs are in conflict; how the idea of being a public servant can guide you to provide a loving and safe home to LGBTQ youth. Content includes: Understanding and defining what LGBTQ stands for and what it means to the LGBTQ population; the number of the LGBTQ population and how that compares to genetic anomalies in the mainstream population; Identifying the overlap between typical male and female physical, emotional and sexual traits. Register Here  

6/8/2020 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm DISTANCE LEARNING

Cultural Awareness

Includes trainings that cover cultural awareness, including unconscious bias, cultural humility, cultural competence and working with certain populations.

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Family Issues

Topics include how to locate potential permanent family members (Family Finding) as well as how to engage and include family members in a child’s life.

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For Caregivers

Caregiver trainings.

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Health & Safety

Includes trainings on best practices for insuring children are healthy, safe and receiving the medical care they need.

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Cyberbullying

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services Join social media expert, Kerry Rego for an educational conversation covering: tools that are regularly used for targeting youth, red flag behavior, legal consequences, how to respond, how to work with law enforcement, and protective measures to take. Walk away with action plans for increased safety and security. Register Here

6/10/2020 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm DISTANCE LEARNING

Cyberbullying

Online TrainingSponsored by Redwood Community Services Join social media expert, Kerry Rego for an educational conversation covering: tools that are regularly used for targeting youth, red flag behavior, legal consequences, how to respond, how to work with law enforcement, and protective measures to take. Walk away with action plans for increased safety and security. Register Here

6/18/2020 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm DISTANCE LEARNING

On Demand

On Demand indicates online prerecorded classes that are available on demand any time.

No planned courses at this time

Other

These trainings include topics that are not listed in any other categories.

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Trauma Impact

These trainings address the impact that trauma has had on the lives of children in our care and how we can help them begin to heal from the trauma they’ve experienced.

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