Aug
15
Wed
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Teen Dating

  • Domestic Violence

  • Gangs

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
16
Thu
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Conduct Disorder

  • Adjustment Disorder

  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
18
Sat
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Diagnostic criteria & codes (diagnostic statistical manuals & various disorders)

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
21
Tue
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Cannabis Abuse 

  • ODD

  • Conduct Disorder

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
23
Thu
Foster Parent Orientation @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Foster Parent Orientation

Families interested in foster care and adoption are welcome to attend this orientation, which will provide information related to the various levels of the foster care system and what sets our program apart from those offered through other local organizations.  Additionally, we will cover the process of becoming a foster parent with Little Flower, and attendees will be provided with applications if they wish to continue to move forward.

Aug
24
Fri
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

TOPICS COVERED:

  • ADHD

  • Impulse Control

  • Adjustment Disorder

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!
Aug
28
Tue
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

NYC Outreach Presents: Mental Health First Aid Training

A Two-Part Training

**Must Attend Both Sessions**

  • Part I: August 28, 2018, 10AM-2PM
  • Part II: August 29, 2018, 10AM-2PM

Participants will be educated on the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, build an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches the individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge, which is common in adolescents, including anxiety; depression; psychosis; eating disorders; ADHD; disruptive behavior disorders; and substance use disorder.

Participants learn to support a youth developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis by applying a core Five-Step Action Plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give re-assurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate  professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Advance Registration Required!
Aug
29
Wed
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

NYC Outreach Presents: Mental Health First Aid Training

A Two-Part Training

**Must Attend Both Sessions**

  • Part I: August 28, 2018, 10AM-2PM
  • Part II: August 29, 2018, 10AM-2PM

Participants will be educated on the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, build an understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches the individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge, which is common in adolescents, including anxiety; depression; psychosis; eating disorders; ADHD; disruptive behavior disorders; and substance use disorder.

Participants learn to support a youth developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis by applying a core Five-Step Action Plan:

  • Assess for risk of suicide or harm
  • Listen nonjudgmentally
  • Give re-assurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate  professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies
Advance Registration Required!
Sep
6
Thu
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Anxiety

  • Suicide Prevention

  • Depression

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!

Sep
8
Sat
Foster Parent Training @ Brooklyn Office
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Advance Registration Required!

 

TOPICS COVERED:

  • NeuroDevelopmental disorders

    • ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Intellectual and Learning Disabilities

Training will start promptly.  Please be on time!