Date: 8/16/2018, 10:00 am—1:00 pm
County: Solano County
Sponsor: Alternative Family Services (AFS)
Phone: (916) 254-5200
- Describe and demonstrate, in small group, creative problem-solving techniques/practices to manage challenging behaviors by understanding the nature of the child’s explosive/ mal-adaptive behaviors.
- Plan to prevent potential challenging situations with a child or teen through creative problem solving and de-escalation that reduces risk of harm to children and adults.
- Demonstrate understanding that there is no “one” solution to de-escalation and demonstrate creative problem solving as a techniques for those who serve foster youth themselves.
- Be able to process challenging events with children and teens to increase the youth’s toolbox of coping strategies.