Developmental Screening and Strategies for Support:
ASQ and DSP Training Fall 2024

  Date and Time: 
September 10 - October 11, 2024 (Schedule details see below)
Total Duration: 9.5 hours

 Location:
Virtual

 Instructor(s): 
 IEMHP Team

 Cost:
$650.00 CAD per person. We accept EFT and credit card payments.

Introduction

Welcome to the Developmental Screening and Strategies for Support training! The objective of this training is to increase knowledge and skill that directly impacts the work practitioners do with infants and young children under the age of 6 and their parents/caregivers. The training is designed to enhance knowledge and skills in recognizing and responding to concerns about a child's development. Upon meeting the requirements of the training, participants will receive a certificate of completion from IEMHP.

Learning Objectives

In this training, participants will:

  1. Gain a better understanding of developmental screening and its benefits in supporting children's development 
  2. Understand, facilitate, score and interpret the Ages and Stages Questionnaire 3rd edition and the Ages and Stages Questionnaire: Social-Emotional 2nd edition 
  3. Gain a better understanding of developmental support plans and the benefits in supporting children's development with concrete strategies 
  4. Implement the knowledge of infant and mental health and developmental screening into their practice and how they support families of young children 
  5. Understand and navigate the Hand in Hand resource manual and the DSP templates 
  6. Make the appropriate decisions to support a child's development

Prerequisite

To register for this training, you must first complete the prerequisite, the FREE Introduction to Infant and Early Mental Health training.

Schedule

  • Registration Opens: May 24th, 2024 
  • Registration Closes: September 6th, 2024: 5:00pm EST 
  • Orientation (30 minutes): Tuesday, September 10, 2024: 9:00am - 9:30am EST OR Thursday, September 12, 2024:1:00pm - 1:30pm EST 
  • Intro to ASQs (2.5 hours): Monday, September 16, 2024: 5:00pm EST 
  • ASQ Coaching Session (1.5 hours): Tuesday September 17, 2024: 9:00am - 10:30am EST OR Thursday, September 19, 2024: 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST 
  • Intro to DSPs (2 hours): Monday, September 23, 2024: 5:00pm EST 
  • DSP Coaching Session (1.5 hours): Tuesday, September 24, 2024: 9:00am - 10:30am EST OR Thursday, September 26, 2024:1:00pm - 2:30pm EST 
  • Implementation Session (1.5 hours): Tuesday, October 1, 2024: 9:00am - 10:30am EST OR Thursday, October 3, 2024: 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST 
  • Training Closes: Friday, October 11, 2024: 5:00pm EST
Total Duration: 9.5 hours

Certificate of Completion

Participants will receive a certificate of completion, once they have satisfied the requirements of the online training.

Cost

$650.00 CAD per person. We accept EFT and credit card payments.

Contact Us

For any questions, please email IEMHP Learning Team at iemhp.learning@sickkids.ca.

Infant and Early Mental Health Promotion, the hospital for sick children

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