REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 9, 2018
HANDS Advanced Family Support Worker Training 1073023 January 18, 2018 Lexington
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Advanced Family Support Worker Training provides staff with a review of core concepts and strategies as a base for building family support worker skills. During this training staff will focus on goals and how the goals relate to the role of the Family Support Worker; strength-based beliefs including challenges and successes; and how to anchor the "Daily Do's." This training will provide tools used by home visitation staff as they support families in the HANDS goals: positive pregnancy outcomes, optimal child growth and development, children live in healthy and safe homes, and family self-sufficiency.
Due to the limit of participants per site/district, registration will be an approval based process. All registration requests will be approved or declined by HANDS Central Office.
Define strength-based beliefs, challenges,and successes.
Discuss how to anchor the "Daily Do's."
Explain how goals relate to the role of the Family Support Worker.
Instructor: Amber Green
- 8:30 am - 8:45 am: Introduction of Advanced Family Support Worker Training
- 8:45 am - 9:15 am: Clarify Expectations of Role
- 9:15 am - 10:00 am: Review HANDS Goals and How The Goals Relate to the Family Support Worker Role
- 10:00 am - 10:15 am: Break
- 10:15 am - 11:00 am: Strength-based Beliefs: Challenges and Successes
- 11:00 am - 11:45 am: Sharpening Your Strength-based Tools/Strategies
- 11:45 am - 12:45 pm: Lunch
- 12:45 pm - 1:15 pm: The Value of Values
- 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm: Anchoring the Daily Do's
- 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm: Break
- 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: How Creative Are You with Your Creative Outreach?
- 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm: Putting It All Together
- 4:15 pm - 4:30 pm: Closing & Evaluation
Amber Green has been with the Clark County HANDS Program since 2005. She is a certified Growing Great Kids Curriculum Trainer. Her educational experience includes a Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies degree from Eastern Kentucky University and a Masters in Social Work from the University of Kentucky.
Melody Stephenson, HANDS Training Coordinator
Linda Burnam, RN, HANDS Technical Assistant
HANDS is approved by the Kentucky Board of Social Work to sponsor continuing education for credential holders. HANDS maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Sponsorship number: KBSW-SP2017022.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COURSE COMPLETION AND RECEIVING A CERTIFICATE
TO COMPLETE A COURSE
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Next to each course listing is an “M” button. This will allow you to “Manage” your individual course registrations. To manage a particular course, simply click the “M” button to the right of the Course Name. Mark your course as Completed: Click the “Completed” button to complete your course.
TO LAUNCH AN EVALUATION, YOU HAVE A VARIETY OF ACCESS POINTS:
On the Course Details page, where you originally registered for the course, under the
Registration tab, there will be an evaluation button. If you click the “My Learning” link on the TRAIN Home page dashboard, you will see which recent course evaluations that need to be completed.
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TO VIEW OR PRINT A CERTIFICATE:
Login to your TRAIN account and access the “My Certificates” link on the TRAIN Home page. This will reveal a list of recent Certificates. Click the “Certificate print icon” to the right of the page. This open or download a PDF version of the Certificate.
Original Posting Date: September 19, 2017