University of Miami
1314 Miller Drive
Miami, FL 33124
9:00 a.m. Monday, April 29, 2013
Strengthening Families and Communities:A Parent Program Promoting PeaceFive-Day Facilitator Training WorkshopMiami, FL – April 29-May 3, 2013SPONSORED BY:UNIVERSITY OF MIAMICOST - $750.00(Cost does NOT include Meals, Travel or Lodging)HOTEL RECOMMENDATIONSExtended Stay America Port of Miami-Brickell298 SW 15th Road, Miami, FL 33129Rate $72.99 Plus Tax; Ask for Univ. of Miami Rate - (305) 856-3700Hampton Inn & Suites - Miami Brickell/Downtown50 SW 12th Street, Miami, Florida 33130Rate $119.00 Plus Tax; Ask for Univ. of Miami Rate - (305) 377-9400 Workshop Presenter--[if gte mso 9]> [endif]--> --[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE [endif]-->--[if gte mso 9]> [endif]--> --[if gte mso 10]>
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[endif]--> Judy Gaines, MS is Executive Director of Human Service Specialist, Inc., a privately owned social service agency. She is trained as a Parent Training Facilitator in several curriculums, having trained more than 500 parents, and conducted many facilitator training workshops both in the United States and the United Kingdom for the Strengthening Families and Communities Program. She is also the Creative Director and Head Trainer at Parenting Across Cultures.
The ProgramThe Strengthening Families and Communities: A Parent Program Promoting Peace is for parents with children between 3 and 18 years of age. It presents parenting information within a cultural framework and addresses parenting from a variety of perspectives:Cultural/Spiritual RootsEnhancing RelationshipsPositive DisciplineRites of PassageCommunity Involvement Includes:Developmental InformationAnger Management Skills &Problem-Solving Skills
The BenefitsEnhanced Parent Awarenessand Utilization of Community ResourcesBuilt-in Program Evaluation Process Translations - Parent Materials:Arabic, Bengali, Braille, Croatian, Chinese, Farsi, French, Gujerati, Hmong, Khmer, Korean, Laotian, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese
The TrainingInstructors will experience the “facilitation process” (based on the belief that “true learning comes from within”), learn program concepts, and explore the impact of culture and values on how they were raised and on their own child rearing attitudes and behavior.
Registration for the Strengthening Families and Communities Facilitator Training. Materials included. General Registration 750.00