Program for Infant Toddler Care, Module 1, Social-Emotional Growth & Socialization

Starts in 20 Days, 13 Hours

Feb 9 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Feb 9
  • Feb 23

    Social-Emotional Growth and Socialization explores topics on social-emotional development in the first three years, temperaments of children and caregivers, socialization, guidance and disciplne, environments, and gaining an understanding of children’s behavior.  Training will begin with an overview of the basic concepts of early social-emotional growth and socialization and their application to the group care context.  An emphasis is placed on the development of a nurturing relationship between the infant and caregiver.  The overview addresses the importance of infant temperament, the critical role of family and culture in early identity development, exploring developmentally appropriate play strategies with ages of infancy, creating supportive physical environments, and stages of emotional development.

    Part 1 – February 9th

    Part 2 – February 23th

    Trainer:  Jamie Nichols, Infant Toddler Specialist

    Hours:  8.0     Cost:  FREE