Health Consultant and Provider Trainings
Healthy Child Care Colorado is an initiative led by Qualistar Colorado that promotes the health, wellness and safety of children in child care settings. Healthy Child Care Colorado travels the state to train, support and educate; child care health consultants, child care providers and parents on medication administration, healthy living and obesity prevention, oral health, injury prevention, social emotional health and more.
Register For The Next Training Luncheon:
Breaking Bad Habits: Managing behavioral challenges in early childhood
Please join Healthy Child Care Colorado as we convene child care health consultants for a luncheon with Dr. Ayelet Talmi, Associate Director, Irving Harris Program in Child Development and Infant Mental Health at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Dr. Talmi will help you identify common behavioral challenges in early childhood and develop strategies for managing them. Also invited are mental health consultants and other early childhood professionals who are interested in this complex topic.
Following Dr. Talmi’s presentation, Robin Levy, M.A., Certification Coordinator & T/TA Specialist, Pyramid Plus: The Colorado Center for Social Emotional Competence and Inclusion, will share information regarding the Center’s work to increase the use of evidence-based, early childhood social emotional and inclusive practices in early care and education services and settings.
Jordana Ash, LCSW, IMH-E(IV), Early Childhood Mental Health Director from the Office Early Childhood will also discuss the work of mental health consultation in the state.
Mental health consultants and community based mental health clinicians are also invited to attend. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.
There is limited space. Register online today.
Date: Monday, April 6
FREE Child Care Health Consultant and Provider Webinars
Disclaimer: webinar recordings are for informational purposes only and viewers are not eligible to receive a training certificate for on-going professional development hours for viewing a previously recorded webinar.
Support materials for the safe sleep webinar: ALTERNATIVE SLEEP POSITION WAIVER, Colorado Child Care Infant/Toddler Safe Sleep Model Policy, Sleep Chart, Safe Sleep PowerPoint presentation download.
Do you need trainings in one of our focus areas?
Contact Heather Frenz to learn more about our current offerings or to schedule a training for your program today!
Healthy Eating, Active Play
Shaken Baby Syndrome
How sick is too sick for child care?
How to choose and use your Child Care Health Consultant.
Health advocacy and policy 101
Social emotional well being
Infant safe sleep