Newborn Behavioral Observations (NBO) At-Risk Training (for EI Professionals)

When:
July 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – July 2, 2014 @ 8:30 pm
2014-07-01T12:00:00+00:00
2014-07-02T20:30:00+00:00
Where:
Brazelton Touchpoints Center
1295 Boylston Street #320
Boston, MA 02215
USA
Contact:

We are pleased to announce that three Continuing Education Units will be awarded through the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Continuing and Professional Education on completion of the Newborn Behavioral Observations (NBO) training program.

All trainees who sign up for the NBO training program are eligible to apply for continuing education credit, which will be awarded upon completion of the program. All trainees also receive a certificate of completion, issued by the Brazelton Institute at Boston Children’s Hospital and signed by faculty members.

The Brazelton Institute is a training institute for clinicians and researchers, which provides training on the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS) and the Newborn Behavioral Observations (NBO) system.  The NBO is a clinical relationship-building tool used by pediatricians, nurses, infant mental health specialists, physician and occupational therapists, social workers, early intervention providers, home visitors, and other allied health professionals, to help parents understand their baby’s language and promote a positive relationship between parent and child from the very beginning.  The NBAS, now in its fourth edition, is the most comprehensive examination of newborn behavior available to researchers today. It used by researchers to study the effects of wide range of perinatal variables such as prenatal exposure to alcohol, tobacco, cocaine and other drugs, low birth weight, environmental toxins, caesarian section and other pre- and perinatal variables.

July 1, 2014  8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
July 2, 2014  8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

For further information and how to register, please visit:  www.brazelton-institute.com.