THIS IS A TW0-DAY TRAINING FOR SERIOUS PROFESSIONALS SEEKING TO PROVIDE A STRUCTURED PARENTING EDUCATION PROGRAM GEARED TOWARDS EARLY INTERVENTION TO VIOLENCE!
The ACT Raising Safe Kids Program is a national research-based, evidence-informed parenting program taught by service provider professionals who teach parents to create safe, healthy environment that protect children from violence before it begins.
WHAT PROFESSIONALS LEARN
*The risk factors for violence and its consequences in children's lives
*Practical methods of discipline to use with children
*Protective factors and skills for effective parenting: anger management, peaceful conflict resolution, positive discipline and screen/media violence education
*Participate in community-wide prevention efforts with a support network of professionals
*The training qualifies for CEUs from Miami-Dade College and Miami-Dade Public Schools Master Planning Points (MPPs).
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The ACT SE Regional Training Center trains and certifies professionals who work with families of young children, many of whom come from backgrounds in early education, psychology, domestic violence counseling, social work, healthcare and community economic opportunity agencies. These trained professionals return to their organizations and lead the parent education program in their own community with the technical support and assistance of the ACT Southeast Center at The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment.
WHAT OTHERS HAVE TO SAY
"This is one of the best courses I've ever taken"
"Participating in the activities built my confidence to teach the A.C.T. Program"
"The training prepared me for the types of issues that might come up with people in my parent groups"
"I can't wait to offer this program to families in my school!"
WHAT YOU GET
An A.C.T. Facilitator certificate enables you to teach the 8-week ACT Raising Safe Kids Program
Increased effectiveness in your work with families and children
Increased income for your agency or practice
CONTACT US AT 407-218-6113 WITH ANY QUESTIONS!