The courses listed below may be scheduled for team trainings at your location or ours.
For more information visit STAFF TRAINING or contact the Community Collaborations and Professional Development office.

Courses for individual enrollment are also offered are various times throughout the year.
See UPCOMING PROGRAMS for schedule information.

Current Offerings

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Ohio-approved training for educators

All of the following programs are Ohio-approved and aligned with Ohio’s Early Learning Development Standards.

Creating a Respectful Classroom Environment Using Kind Words: The Language of Feelings (OAL1)
Creating an Emotionally Safe Preschool Classroom: Responsibility, Respect and Relationships (OAL3)
Developmental Challenges
Early Intervention in Regular Preschool Classrooms (OAL2)
Early Intervention in Regular Preschool Classrooms 2 (OAL3)
Helping Children Express Their Mad Feelings (OAL2)
Helping Children Express Their Mad Feelings (OAL3)
Helping Families Cope With Trauma in the Early Childhood Environment 
Infants and Attachment: Why Attachment is So Important
Listening to a Child’s Behaviors: 3 hours
Listening to a Child’s Behaviors: 12 hours
Promoting Positive Social-Emotional Development in Toddlers
Promoting Positive Social-Emotional Development in Young Children During Parent’s Divorce & Separation
Recognition and Prevention of Child Abuse: Certification (6 hours) and Recertification (3 hours)
Strategies that Increase Family Engagement
Toddlers: Mastering Self-Care = Self-Esteem
Working Through Ethical Dilemmas in the Early Childhood Profession
Working with Toddlers: The Beginning Development of a Person


CEU training for social workers, counselors and therapists

The Hospitalized Child: A Course for Child-Life Professionals
Recognition and Prevention of Child Abuse & Neglect


Bullying Prevention

Helping Children Express Their Mad Feelings (1.5 hrs/OAL2)
Helping Children Express Their Mad Feelings (3+hrs/OAL3)
It’s Never Too Early: Intervention for Tomorrow’s Bullies Today  (Free webcast replay)

Unless otherwise noted, programs for early childhood educators/teachers are approved for professional development credit by the State of Ohio and aligned with Ohio’s Step Up to Quality (SUTQ) standards.
Unless otherwise noted, Continuing Education Units for social work and mental health professionals are provided through the Ohio Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board (CWSMFT provider No. RSC019904).