Master Class @ YWCA Roseland Center
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Workforce Innovation Institute Informational Session @ YWCA Parks Francis Center
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
No One Fights Alone Breast Cancer Memorial @ PATRICIA A JONES CENTER
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nadie Lucha Solo Contra el Cáncer de Mama @ CENTRO DE PATRICIA A JONES
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
SBDC Master Plan Course @ Virtual
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Trauma’s Effect on Children’s Behavior: Moving from “What’s wrong with you?” to “What happened to you?” @ Virtual
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Training Policies

Participants will learn about how trauma affects the developing brain. The way the brain is affected often reveals how and why a child may react or interact in a particular way to seemingly benign environmental changes or people. Caregivers are involved in a discussion about their knowledge of trauma and how to best support children in their program who may have endured traumatic experiences. Hands-on classroom and sensory activities are described and experienced.

Trabajando con Ninos con Trastornos de la Atencion @ Virtual
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Presentadora: Gilda (Yoly) Figueroa

En este entrenamiento los participantes identificaron la información más actual sobre el trastorno de la atención,
estadísticas, factores de riesgo, características y tratamiento. Se discutirán estrategias a implementar en el lugar de cuidado infantil. Se proveerán recursos respecto al tema.

Adult Mental Health First Aid Training (Spanish) @ YWCA Lake County
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Topics Covered:

  1. Depression and mood disorders
  2. Anxiety disorders
  3. Trauma
  4. Psychosis
  5. Substance Use disorders

When you take a course, you learn how to apply the Mental Health First Aid action plan in a variety of situations, including when someone is experiencing:

  • Panic attacks
  • Suicidal thoughts or behaviors
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Acute psychosis (e.g., hallucinations or delusions)
  • Overdose or withdrawal from alcohol or drug use
  • Reaction to a traumatic event

You learn by getting involved with the material and relating what you learn to real-life applications. Discussion topics, scenarios, and other activities keep you engaged in the course and give you an opportunity to practice helping skills.

Encontrar un Curriculo que Funciones para Usted @ Virtual
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Políticas de Entrenamientos

Al final de este entrenamiento, los participantes serán capaces de: Definir un currículo y las prácticas apropiadas en cuanto al desarrollo (DAP) Explicar el propósito de un currículo, reconocer cómo el currículo define sus actividades/ trabajo.

Welcoming Each & Every Child @ Gurnee Police Department
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Training Policies

This training reviews child growth and development in early childhood settings. A review of various commercial screening tools is being discussed to allow child care professionals more option to monitor the typical development of a child. Case studies provide practical learning for the participant on the use of a developmental assessment tool and guidelines for referral to a intervention program.