WEBINAR: A View from All Sides: Perspective-Taking to Support Family Engagement

When:
August 25, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2020-08-25T13:00:00-04:00
2020-08-25T14:30:00-04:00
Cost:
$30
Contact:
Autumn Strausbaugh

When interacting with families, finding common ground is critical. Taking multiple perspectives on a situation can help family-facing providers identify a common place where we can join with families. This requires reflecting on all points of view: one’s own, the child’s, and that of their family members. In this webinar, you will learn how to use perspective-taking to connect with families in their child’s care and development. You will learn about family engagement strategies for Perspective Taking that you can immediately apply to your work. 

# of hours:
A 1.5-clock hour certificate will be provided.

Audience:
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:

  • How perspective-taking supports relationship-building with families
  • Strategies for taking all perspectives: one’s own, the child’s, and their family members’

Price:
$30/webinar or $125 for all 5 Webinars

This webinar is a part of the Strengths-Based Family Engagement Webinar Series. Building relationships with families is one of the most important things that family-facing providers do. Yet, building collaborative, trusting relationships is not always easy. Research shows that using a strengths-based approach to family engagement supports the well-being of the family. In this webinar series, you will explore strategies that can help you cultivate a strengths-based mindset for engaging with families and developing a shared partnership. You can register for each webinar individually or sign up for the whole series.