Touchpoints Individual Level Training

What is the Touchpoints Individual Level Training?

Brazelton Touchpoints is an evidence-based approach for building strong family-child relationships from before birth through the earliest years, laying the vital foundation for children’s early learning and healthy development

Touchpoints Individual Level Trainings provide a practical, preventive approach that supports professionals in forming strength-based partnerships with families.

What Do Providers Learn?

  • Strategies to build partnerships with parents that promote family strengths
  • A framework to understand children’s behavior that is challenging and confusing
  • Techniques for talking with families about child development concerns
  • Strategies for active listening, collaborative problem-solving, and relationship building

How Do Providers Learn?

Three days of interactive, experiential learning includes:

  • Scenario based practice and group work facilitated by Touchpoints National Trainers
  • Perspective taking activities at key points in development, prenatal through age 5
  • Six reflective practice sessions that reinforce the strategies and tools learned
  • Small class sizes that enhance learning outcomes

After the Training, Providers’ Impact Will Be:

  • Increased knowledge of the child development process
  • Reduction in behaviors being identified as challenging
  • Improved accuracy in referrals of children for additional services
  • Increased parental confidence and competence in supporting their child
  • Improved provider-family relationships

Cost: $1350/participant and attendance is limited to 25 participants.

For additional information, or to learn more about on-site training contact: Mai Nguyen-Kim at mai.nguyen@childrens.harvard.edu or check out the Training Calendar

Continuing Education Credits

We are now offering CMEs to physicians and nurses through Boston Children’s Hospital!

Physicians:
Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurses: 
Boston Children’s Hospital designates this activity for 20.25 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.