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
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Caregiver Skills
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Registration Instructions: 
  1. Under Classes Available below, click on the link/title of the dated class you are interested in.
  2. On the next page, enter your Username and Password. Then, click the Log In button if you are not already logged in.
  3. Next, click the large blue Register for this class button at the right.
  4. You are now registered! A confirmation email will be sent to you right away.
  5. For webinar classes, look for another email from the instructor one business day prior to the start of class.

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Classes Available


Caregivers Register Here

  • Jan 31, 2022 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Feb 1, 2022 9:00AM to 12:00PM

Caregivers Register Here

  • Feb 28, 2022 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • Mar 1, 2022 9:00AM to 12:00PM