Month: April 2017
April 24, 2017
Families with one or more members in the military often experience extraordinary stress. The Military Child Education Coalition is dedicated to providing supports to those families and the educational professionals in their lives. Their goal is to ensure inclusive, quality educational opportunities for all military and veteran-connected children affected by mobility, transition, and family separation. Events, webinars, online courses and more are available. For example, a webinar on “Helping Young Children Navigate Change” may be found here. Additional Parent-to-Parent, student-to-student and professional training opportunities can be accessed at: http://www.militarychild.org/ Please share the MCEC resource with your military-affiliated families and colleagues.
April 17, 2017
The CT Hospital Association and the CT Perinatal Quality Collaborative are sponsoring a free training on strategies for Promoting Safety and Connectedness: A philosophy of care for the high risk infant and family. Friday, April 21 8:45 AM – 4:45 PM Keynote speaker Stephen W. Porges is a “Distinguished University Scientist” at the Kinsey Institute, Indiana University Bloomington and professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill in North Carolina. He is the developer of the Polyvagal Theory linking the evolution of the autonomic nervous system to social behavior. There is no fee, but … Continue reading
April 13, 2017
A Learning Forum on Connecticut’s Campaign to Prevent Child Maltreatment & Fatalities Building a Brighter Future for Infants & Toddlers: Connecticut’s Campaign to Prevent Child Maltreatment & Fatalities Wednesday, April 19, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) 110 Barnes Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492 Click Here for Full Description and Registration http://us15.campaign-