Behavior Management Tools for Foster Parents and Caregivers

This 6 hour focused training for caregivers provides a foundation for understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) and challenging or escalating behavior among children in out-of-home care.  The training provides specific behavior management skills for caregivers to deescalate and manage behavior including trauma informed caregiving, authoritative parenting, therapeutic environments, engagement, and more.  

This workshop will give caregivers practical tools to help manage behaviors such as:

  • Oppositional defiance
  • Property damage and juvenile delinquency
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity
  • Running away
  • Power struggles and escalated tantrums
  • Verbal and physical aggression
Audience Description: 


Caregiver Skills
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Is this course eligible for STARS credit?: 
Course Requires Coaching Session?: 
Registration Instructions: 
  1. Under Select Your Class below, click on the Classes Available button
  2. Find the training you wish to attend and click Register Now
  3. If you are not already logged in (profile required), enter your Username and Password and click Log In
  4. Click the large blue Register for this class button at the right
  5. You are now registered! You will receive an email with details about the training
  6. For assistance with profiles or passwords, you may contact our Help Desk by emailing

Classes Available


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  • Feb 22, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Feb 23, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Mar 29, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Mar 30, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Apr 19, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Apr 20, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • May 3, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • May 4, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Jun 14, 2021 5:30PM to 8:30PM
  • Jun 15, 2021 5:30PM to 8:30PM