Prevent Child Abuse Arizona offers webinars on the topics of Supporting Traumatized Children; Building Personal & Professional Resilience; Addressing Violence & Maltreatment; and Strengthening Families. Our webinars are designed to be interactive, applicable, and encourage self-reflection.

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Upcoming Webinars

 

Wednesday, August 5 | 11:00am—12:00pm

Stress, Trauma, and the Trauma-Informed Approach  For Home Visiting Professionals

Presented by Claire Louge, M.Ed. | How does stress negatively impact your life? This workshop will delve into the body’s natural response to stress, and use this as a lens for understanding the impact of trauma on human thinking and behavior. Participants will learn simple stress-reduction techniques they can use anywhere, and learn how to apply the trauma-informed approach to their work with people.

Sponsored by Strong Families AZ, https://strongfamiliesaz.com/ 

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Thursday, August 6 | 1:00 to 2:15pm

Integrating Learning and Personality Styles to Support Self-Care 

Presented by Carol Lopinski, MSW, LCSW

Self-care during these times of uncertainty and stress is more important than ever. This workshop will provide an overview of the three learning and two personality styles. Participants will identify their own styles, reflect on how they can integrate this knowledge into their own self-care practices, and consider the use of learning and personality styles as they support the parents they serve.

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Thursday, August 13 | 10:00—11:15am

Connection Before Correction: Why Attachment Matters  For Home Visiting Professionals

Presented by Meghan Hays Davis, MAS, IMH-E® | Parenting is hard. Parenting children with trauma histories is a whole different ballgame. This webinar will discuss how care providers can assess past attachment patterns that lead to negative behaviors, reinterpret those behaviors and provide relationship-based guidance and parenting tools to try at home.—Sponsored by Strong Families AZ, https://strongfamiliesaz.com/ 

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Monday, August 17 | 11:00am—12:00pm

Working with Families in a Strength-Based Way  For Home Visiting Professionals

Presented by Claire Louge, M.Ed. | Let’s focus on what’s strong rather than what’s wrong. Participants will learn an overview of the Strengthening Families™ Protective Factors Framework, an approach to working with families in a way that builds their strengths as a solution to their challenges. We’ll discuss what it means to work with families in a strength-based way, and come up with ideas for how we can build protective factors through our work.—Sponsored by Strong Families AZ, https://strongfamiliesaz.com/ 

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Wednesday, August 19 | 10:00—11:15am

Positive Parenting Tips for Parents and Caregivers in Uncertain Times

Presented by Carol Lopinski, MSW, LCSW

Many families are experiencing unprecedented levels of stress, anxiety, and disruption to their everyday existence due to Covid-19. This workshop will promote the importance of self-regulation as a parenting practice. The Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) Top Parenting Tips for Parents and Caregivers in Uncertain Times; Triple P Parenting During Covid-19; and Parenting Teens During Covid-19 guides will be shared as resources to help parents support their children during these difficult times.

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Wednesday, August 26 | 11:00am—12:00pm

Strengthening Parental Resilience For Home Visiting Professionals

Presented by Claire Louge, M.Ed. | Life can be stressful, and parenting can be challenging. This session will focus on the importance of building Parental Resilience, one of the five Strengthening Families™ Protective Factors. Participants will learn to define and recognize signs of parental resilience, identify actions they can take to help parents build their resilience, and provide examples of program efforts that value and support parents.—Sponsored by Strong Families AZ, https://strongfamiliesaz.com/ 

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Thursday, September 3 | 11:00am—12:00pm

Strengthening Family Social Connections For Home Visiting Professionals

Presented by Claire Louge, M.Ed. | Life can be stressful, and parenting can be challenging. This session will focus on the importance of building Parental Resilience, one of the five Strengthening Families™ Protective Factors. Participants will learn to define and recognize signs of parental resilience, identify actions they can take to help parents build their resilience, and provide examples of program efforts that value and support parents.—Sponsored by Strong Families AZ, https://strongfamiliesaz.com/ 

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