Tue, Jan 29 | Center for Social Change

The Growing Brain

The first time Zero to Three's "The Growing Brain: From Birth to 5 Years Old" will be offered in Florida! An excellent training on how the brain develops and how professionals can encourage healthy brain development in children from birth to 5 years. Attend all 4 days or choose individual days.
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The Growing Brain

Time & Location

Jan 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – Feb 01, 2019, 4:00 PM
Center for Social Change, 2, 2103 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145, USA

About The Event

This innovative training curriculum focuses on evidence-informed knowledge and strategies with which to prepare professionals who work with infants and young children for their vital role in building healthy brains. The curriculum fills a unique niche by providing a comprehensive understanding of how the brain develops, along with ways the professional can encourage healthy brain development in children from birth to 5 years old.

Participants will learn skills and strategies for understanding and supporting:

Brain development (architecture and neurobiology) to inform their practice with infants, young children & their families;

Language, cognition, prosocial behavior, and social-emotional development birth to five; and

Reducing toxic stress that can negatively influence brain development of young children.

Day 1: (Unit 1) Brain Basics and (Unit 2) Factors Affecting Brain Growth and Development

Day 2: (Unit 3) Communication and Language Development and (Unit 4) Cognition and Executive Function

Day 3: (Unit 5) Social–Emotional Development and (IMH Unit) The Science of Trauma in the Early Years

Day 4: (Unit 6) Understanding Behavior and (Unit 7) The Everyday Play

Tickets
Price
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  • Full Series | Standard
    $500
    $500
    0
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  • Full Series | FAIMH Members
    $425
    $425
    0
    $0
  • Day 1
    $150
    $150
    0
    $0
  • Day 2
    $150
    $150
    0
    $0
  • Day 3
    $150
    $150
    0
    $0
  • Day 4
    $150
    $150
    0
    $0
Total$0

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