The Child Focus Training Center provides on and off-site training on a variety of topics to parents, caregivers, child care providers, mental health providers, schools, community agencies, and other community members and will prepare training to fit the needs of individual programs and companies.
The Training Center also maintains continuing education provider status to meet license requirements set by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board and by the Ohio Psychological Association.
Director of Training-Melanie Palmer, M.A., IMFT-S firstname.lastname@example.org
Training Center Office Manager-Shelley Drummond email@example.com
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month; a time set aside to recognize our collective responsibility to prevent and confront all forms of abuse and neglect. Family Nurturing Center promotes the Blue Ribbon Campaign as a community awareness and education prevention campaign to recognize our collective responsibility to prevent and confront all forms of child abuse and neglect. Child abuse is entirely preventable, but not without your help.
Please direct questions to: Family Nurturing Center 859-538-1630 Tracy.firstname.lastname@example.org www.familynurture.org
CEUs: No CEUs are offered for this training
$20 for 5.5 CEUs
“Our goal is to make ‘Toxic Stress’ and ‘Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE’s)’ household terms, so individuals and communities are empowered to improve the health and wellbeing of this and future generations.” – JAMES REDFORD JOIN JAMES REDFORD IN HIS FIGHT
$10.00 Fee for 2.0 CEUs
$10.00 Fee for 3.0 CEUs
An afternoon of enhancing awareness about the facts of mental illness and addiction. Knowledge helps break down stigma and encourages individuals and families to seek life-changing help.
$20.00 for 5.5 CEUs
$15.00 for 3.5 CEUs
$15.00 for 3.5 CEUs
No CEUs offered for this training
Expert discussion of substance use disoders, behavioral addictions as well as treatment and strategies for coping.
Register by calling Pricila Gran at (513) 536-0318 or email name and phone number of attendees to email@example.com
Director of Training-Melanie Palmer is an Independently Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with Supervisory Status in Ohio and also maintains a LMFT license in California. She is the Director of Training for Child Focus, Inc, has worked in the outpatient and school-based programs at CFI, and taught a general psychology course at Southwestern College. She has over 20 years experience working with clients on a variety of issues and challenges such as depression, anxiety, trauma, sexual abuse, marital conflict, and has extensive experience working with children and adolescents suffering from emotional and behavioral problems. Melanie is a certified instructor for Keeping Children Safe: Child Abuse and Neglect Curriculum for Early Childhood Professionals, Stewards of Children Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Program, Youth Mental Health First Aid, QPR, a Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Program, QPRT Suicide Risk Assessment and Management program and a QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Instructor's Master Trainer. She also develops and facilitates trainings on a variety of topics including healthy relationships, separation and divorce issues, parenting, stress management and self-care, communication, and more. firstname.lastname@example.org
Training Center Office Manager-Shelley Drummond started at Child Focus in 1991 in accounts receivable and worked in the fiscal department for 10 years. Shelley then left the agency to pursue a career in property insurance and has taken several courses and exams to receive her Certificate of Insurance and an Associate Underwriter Designation. Shelley returned to CFI in 2014 as the Training Center Office Manager. Shelley brings her experience of customer service and compassion of community volunteering to Child Focus and is honored to be part of an organization that helps bring hope and healing into our children’s lives. email@example.com