Touchpoints: The How of Child and Family Engagement

October 5, 2021 all-day
Autumn Strausbaugh

Brazelton Touchpoints is an evidence-based approach to building strong family-child relationships from before birth through age 5. Providers who implement Touchpoints in their practice partner with families to lay the vital foundation for children’s early learning and healthy development. This course consists of four modules and a one-hour orientation. Each module will take approximately 6 hours to complete.

Course Format:
This course includes five weekly online modules, including a 1-hour live introduction/orientation and four 3-hour live sessions. The modules begin on Tuesday, October 5, at 12 pm ET, and continue weekly through November 2. Each module includes the live, synchronous webinar session, online discussion, and reflection activities. The modules are followed by six monthly 1-hour virtual reflective practice sessions. Attendance is required at live sessions. Sessions are not recorded.

Click here for Brazelton Touchpoints Center’s Virtual Learning Readiness Checklist.

# of hours:

All professionals who work with families of young children, including child care educators, family child care providers, home visitors, pediatricians, early intervention educators, and more.

What you will learn:

  • Strategies for building partnerships with parents that promote family strengths
  • A framework to understand why children’s behavior can sometimes be challenging and confusing
  • Techniques for talking with families about child development concerns
  • How to actively listen to families and collaboratively solve problems related to child development or a child-family relationship

Number of participants:
Minimum of 10
Maximum of 18

Price: $750

BTC Learning Network Member Price: $725
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This course is approved for 20.35 Continuing Education Credits for physicians, nurses, social workers, and psychologists. Click here for more details.

Would you like to bring this course or another BTC training to your program, organization, or community? Our facilitators can offer our courses online to your specific group. We can also customize trainings to meet your program’s or organization’s professional development needs. Contact us today for more information.