Family Engagement Training

  • The Buzzards Bay Coalition 114 Front Street New Bedford, MA, 02740 United States

Presenter: University of PPAL: The Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) is a statewide family-run organization dedicated to improving the mental health and well-being of children, youth and families through education, advocacy and partnership

Description: Widespread changes in the delivery of emotional, behavioral, and mental health services have raised the bar on how providers engage with families. Are you prepared for the changes?

Participants will explore: 

  • the history and principles of Family Engagement
  • the difference between Family-Centered and Family-Driven
  • the barriers to family involvement and how to eliminate them
  • the critical elements of Family Engagement, Involvement and Partnership, including strategies for engaging with high-need families 

Professionals will receive practical tools and strategies which they can implement in their organizations.

Lunch will be served.  Early registration is recommended as class size is limited!

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