Events

Where the Boys Are

Nov 20, 2017
9am-11:45am

This is a training designed for professionals working with children ages 0-6 to learn about the developmental physical, social, emotional, and learning differences between boys and girls.  The training draws on research findings and teaches attendees’ to incorporate this information to appropriately and effectively respond/intervene with young boys in a manner that will increase desired behavior, improve self-esteem and confidence. This workshop is interactive and participants will have an opportunity to design interventions/activities to utilize with young boys.

For more information and to register, click here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ed6vte20b85726fc&llr=sux5mvcab 

Supervision Training: Supervision Strategies and Tools

Dec 1, 2017
8:45am-12pm

This workshop meets the Supervision requirement set by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.

This workshop will weave supervision strategies and resources through each section.  This will allow supervisors, new to supervision or advanced, to feel more prepared to provide supervision to others.

Topics include: 

  •       Setting up Supervision & Goal Setting with Supervisees
  •       Building the Working Alliance
  •        Ethical issues in Supervision
  •       Multicultural Issues in Supervision
  •       Additional Supervisor resources / websites/ worksheets, etc. 

For more information or to register go to: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ecupsqv5ef29f106&llr=sux5mvcab

Toy Drive for Needy Kids at Eastgate Kroger

Dec 2, 2017
8am-1pm

Channel 9 WCPO and Child Focus are accepting new toys for needy children at the Kroger on Eastgate Boulevard from 8am-1pm, with special guests West Clermont By Request Choir, singing Christmas carols from 10-12!  Clothing retailer gift cards and cash are also accepted for teens so they can pick out their own items.

Devereaux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) for ECMH Consultants Day 1/2

Dec 6, 2017
9am-4pm

The Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA)– Infant/Toddler & Preschool Program 0-5 for ECMH consultants 

Must Attend Both Days-Wednesday and Thursday, December 6th and 7th, 2017 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Child Focus Training Center 551-B Cincinnati-Batavia Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45244

Fee: FREE

$20.00 for CEUs

In this training you will learn about the DECA for both Infants and Toddlers as well as Preschoolers.  In both programs, DECA uses a 5 step approach that will be reviewed  so that as an ECMH consultant you can help programs to use either to cover all ages 0-5.

Early Learning Professionals must register through OCCRRA using ST # 10062527

All other registrations contact Nicolle Moore at nmoore@child-focus.org 

Devereaux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) for ECMH Consultants Day 2/2

Dec 7, 2017
9am-4pm

The Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA)– Infant/Toddler & Preschool Program 0-5 for ECMH consultants 

Must Attend Both Days-Wednesday and Thursday, December 6th and 7th, 2017 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Child Focus Training Center 551-B Cincinnati-Batavia Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45244

Fee: FREE

$20.00 for CEUs

In this training you will learn about the DECA for both Infants and Toddlers as well as Preschoolers.  In both programs, DECA uses a 5 step approach that will be reviewed  so that as an ECMH consultant you can help programs to use either to cover all ages 0-5.

Early Learning Professionals must register through OCCRRA using ST # 10062527

All other registrations contact Nicolle Moore at nmoore@child-focus.org 

Foster Care Holiday Party

Dec 8, 2017
6pm-9pm

Food, DJ, Crafts and a Visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus!  Great family fun!  Secure online donations to cover crafts, food prep and photography expenses can be made at: http://www.child-focus.org/donate/  Thank you to all of our sponsors and volunteers who are making this evening possible!