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2018 National Foster Parent Association and Florida FAPA Annual Education Conference    

2018 National Foster Parent Association and Florida FAPA Annual Education Conference Index


Attachment     (^Top)

New! Adverse Childhood Experiences, Brain Development, and Trust-Based Relational Intervention (10/30/18) (2.0 hours)
Trust Based Relational Intervention (06/17/17) (1.0 hours)
Countering the Shame of the Resource Parent and Family (05/12/17) (1.5 hours)
Countering the Shame of the Foster or Adopted Child: Healing the Wounds of the Past by Creating a More Loving Present (05/12/17) (1.5 hours)
Understanding Shame: The Secret Disruptor of Family Harmony (05/12/17) (1.5 hours)
Attachment and Implications for Foster Care in Early Childhood (12/19/16) (1.0 hours)
Attachment, Trauma, and RAD - What Does It All Mean? (03/28/16) (1.5 hours)
Caring for Children from Hard Places (06/11/16) (1.0 hour)
Child Placements Using Therapeutically Informed Decision Making (06/20/15) (CC) (3.0 hours)
Secure and Compromised Attachment Development (08/02/16) (1.0 hour)


Behaviors     (^Top)

Understanding Autism: Acquiring Information to Create a Safe and Supporting Home (06/29/17) (1.0 hours)
Building Better Behavior (06/16/17) (1.0 hours)
Practical Strategies for Connecting with and Managing Behaviors of Children Impacted by Trauma (06/17/17) (1.5 hours)
Alternatives to Medicine for Mental Health (06/11/16) (1.5 hours)
The Developmental Web: A Perspective on Learning and Behavior Problems (06/11/15) (CC) (1.0 hours)
Eating Disorders: The Latest Information You Need to Know (06/19/15) (1.0 hours)
Effective Discipline in Developmental Stages (11/2015) (CC) (0.5 hours)
Help - I Have a Teenager!
Best Practice And Tools For Managing Adolescent Behavior Problems (06/20/15) (1.0 hours)
Interventions for Challenging Behavior (09/02/16) (CC) (1.5 hours)
Overview of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (04/2015) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S2 Ep04 The One About Anger (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S3 Ep04 The One About Bullying (08/04/15) (1.0 hours)
Youth Development & Resiliency (03/03/17) (1.5 hours)


Child Development     (^Top)

New! The Science of Risk and Resilience: Implications for Best Practices in Child Welfare (09/07/18) (1.0 hours)
Making Everyday Moments, Communication Moments (04/19/18) (1.0 hours)
Foster Parenting Child Development (01/05/18) (1.5 hours)
You Matter In the Lives of Babies and Toddlers! (10/28/17) (0.5 hours)
Child Development and Risk for Abused and Neglected Children (04/20/17) (1.0 hours)


Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Awareness     (^Top)

New! Identifying Child Sex Trafficking (09/14/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Anti-trafficking in the Educational Arena (09/14/18) (0.5 hours)
Meeting the Needs of Commercially Sexually Exploited Youth (11/30/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children: Awareness and Identification (02/2016) (2.0 hours)
Providing for CSEC Youth in Foster Care (03/06/15) (1.0 hours)
Human Trafficking (01/30/16) (1.0 hours)


Education Resources     (^Top)

Special Education: An Overview (04/27/18) (1.0 hours)
Suspensions, Expulsions, Arrests and Baker Act, Oh No! (08/30/17) (0.5 hours)
Are We Missing a Piece of the Puzzle? Foster Children who are Gifted (10/06/15) (1.0 hours)
Lifeskills: Increasing College Access and Success for Students from Foster Care (08/25/15) (1.0 hours)
Supporting Foster & Adoptive Children in School (06/10/16) (1.0 hours)
Web Show S1 Ep12 The One About Step Up for Students (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Winter Statewide Training: Florida College Access Network (01/19/17) (1.5 hours)
Fostering Pathways to Higher Education (02/15/17) (1.0 hours)


En Español (Trainings in Spanish)     (^Top)

Disciplina Efectiva en las Etapas Del Desarrollo Infantil (Video in Spanish) (01/16) (1.0 horas)
El Impacto del Trauma - Parte 1 (Video in Spanish) (02/19/14) (1.5 horas)
Tu Futuro, Tus Finanzas (Video in Spanish) (05/15/17) (1.5 horas)
La explotacion sexual Infantil con fines comerciales y La concientizacion e Identificacion del problema (Video in Spanish) (01/14/17) (2.5 horas)
Disciplina Positiva (Video in Spanish) (09/02/16) (No elegible para las horas de formación)
Manteniendo Estabilidad en su Hogar (Video in Spanish) (08/02/16) (1.5 horas)
El Impacto del Trauma - Parte 2 (Video in Spanish) (04/21/14) (1.5 horas)
Protección de la Salud Bucal de su Niño de Crianza (Video in Spanish) (03/09/16) (0.5 horas)
La Red Del Desarrollo (Video in Spanish) (02/25/16) (1.0 horas)
Un Repaso para Padres de Crianza: Reglamentos, Rol y Responsabilidades (Video in Spanish) (07/29/15) (1.0 horas)
Sueño seguro para los bebés: Video para abuelos y personas que cuidan un bebé (Video in Spanish) (12/08/15) (No elegible para las horas de formación)


Focus on Parenting     (^Top)

New! Rising Above Resistance: Engaging Defiance in Youth & Families (09/07/18) (1.0 hour)
The Impact of Fostering and Adoption on Birth Children (06/29/18) (1.5 hours)
Social Media and Today's Youth (06/29/18) (1.0 hour)
Ages of Grief (06/28/18) (1.0 hour)
The Effects of Multiple Placements (05/15/18) (2.0 hours)
Self-Care for Foster Parents (04/23/18) (0.5 hours)
Permanency is Not a Place: Transitioning into & Navigating Adult Relationship (1/26/18) (1.0 hours)
Well-Becoming: Developing Well-Being in the Context of Relationships (1/25/18) (0.5 hours)
Preserving and Nurturing Cultural Connections in Children and Families (11/29/17) (1.0 hours)
8 Human Desires (10/28/17) (1.0 hours)
"Keepin' it in the Family" The Unique Issues of Kinship Care (10/03/17) (2.0 hours)
Understanding & Responding to Caregiver Grief and Loss (07/11/17) (1.0 hours)
Understanding the Impact of Sexual Values on Children in Care (06/16/17) (1.0 hours)
How To Develop Emotional Resilience (05/08/17) (1.0 hours)
Using Logical Consequences For Your Children (05/26/17) (1.0 hours)
This is Not What I Expected: Reducing Parental Stress (04/26/17) (0.5 hours)
Helping Children with Grief and Loss (03/16/17) (1.5 hours)
Positive Time Out: A Concept of Positive Discipline (11/01/16) (CC) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
The Art of Parenting Teens (03/12/15) (1.5 hours)
Coping Skills for Children of Drug Addicted and Mentally/Emotionally Challenged Parents (02/23/15) (0.5 hours)
Parenting from the Trenches (01/28/16) (2.5 hours)
Web Show S2 Ep01 The One About the Normalcy Bill (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S2 Ep03 The One About Runaways (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S2 Ep07 The One About Keeping Your Marriage Strong While Fostering & Adopting (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S2 Ep11 The One About Autism and Developmental Delays (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S3 Ep02 The One About Holidays: Making Them Special (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S3 Ep03 The One About Grief and Loss Foster Families Experience (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Safe Infant Sleep for Grandparents and Other Trusted Caregivers (12/08/15) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Social Media and Foster Care (08/11/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Time Management for Foster Parents (07/30/15) (1.0 hours)
Your Journey Together: Resilience and Protective Factors (07/09/15) (1.0 hours)


Independent Living / Caring for Teenagers    (^Top)

New! Teens & Self-Harm (09/07/18) (1.0 hour)
Supervising Hope: A Trauma-Informed Approach to Supervising Our Youth (07/02/18) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
It Only Makes Cents: Our Children, Their Financial Future (04/18/18) (0.5 hours)
Understanding the Teen Brain and Engaging Youth in Planning their Own Future (01/26/18) (1.0 hours)
Creating a Circle of Security in Child Welfare: Engaging High Risk Parents in Attachment-Focused Parenting (08/30/17) (1.0 hours)
Sleep in Teens: What Parents and Guardians Need to Know (07/18/17) (1.0 hours)
Fostering Teens: The Good, The Bad, The Reward (06/17/17) (1.0 hours)
Your Future, Your Finances (04/19/17) (1.0 hours)
The Art of Parenting Teens (03/12/15) (1.5 hours)
Caring for Teens in Foster Care(01/25/16) (2.5 hours)
Financial Safety: Protecting Youth from Frauds and Scams (04/29/16) (1.0 hours)
How Foster Parents Can Teach Independent Living Skills - Building a Healthy, Wealthy Future (06/22/15) (1.0 hours)
Life Skills for Caregivers and Youth: Housing (04/23/15) (1.0 hours)
Life Skills Training for Caregivers and Youth: Money Management - Spending Success (02/25/15) (0.5 hours)
Vocational Rehabilitation Transition Youth Services: Preparing for the Future (10/28/15) (1.0 hours)


Informational and Inspirational Videos     (^Top)

Live the Dream and Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent Today! (06/30/18) (0.5 hour)
Service is Everything - A New Paradigm for Service Excellence (5/18/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Keys to Independence (10/05/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
2016 QPI New Site Conference: Keynote Presentation (03/29/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
2015 Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Association Annual Conference: Keynote (06/20/15) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Chloe's Story (06/11/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Florida Youth Challenge Academy (Informational Video) (06/10/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Heart of the Heroes (Band Performance) (06/11/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Maintaining Enthusiasm and Commitment of QPI (06/26/15) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
"ReMoved" Short Film (2013) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
ReMoved Part 2: Remember My Story Short Film (2015) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Resilience and Redemption (05/12/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Secretary Address (06/11/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Turning Obstacles into Opportunities (05/05/2016) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)


Kinship Care     (^Top)

Kinship Navigation - Promising Practices Supporting Relative/Non-Relative Caregivers (06/30/2018) (1.5 hours)
Exploring Kinship Care From the Front Lines (06/29/2018) (1.0 hour)
"Keepin' it in the Family" The Unique Issues of Kinship Care (10/03/2017) (2.0 hours)
Co-Parenting in Kinship Families with Birth Parents (06/16/2017) (0.5 hour)


LGBTQ     (^Top)

How Gender and Orientation Impacts All Youth (10/28/2017) (1.0 hours)
LGBTQ 101 (02/2016) (1.0 hours)
Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Gender Diverse Youth in Out-of-Home Care (02/26/16) (2.0 hours)
Transgender Issues in Foster Care (06/15) (1.5 hours)


Medical & Dental Needs     (^Top)

Psychotherapeutic Psychotropic Medication (04/26/18) (CC) (2.0 hours)
Parenting Children and Youth on the Autism Spectrum (4/19/18) (CC) (1.0 hours)
First Aid (3/28/18) (CC) (0.5 hours)
Rules for Optimal Health (12/11/17) (1.0 hours)
Psychotropic Medications 101: The Pertinent Essentials for All Involved in the Child Welfare System (08/30/17) (CC) (1.0 hours)
Understanding Tourette Syndrome in Children (07/16/17) (1.0 hours)
My Lice Story (07/13/17) (1.5 hours)
Sunshine Health's Medicaid Child Welfare Specialty Plan (05/08/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Florida's Early Steps Program (03/10/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Blood Borne Pathogens: Universal Precautions for You and the Children in Your Care (06/2015) (2.0 hours)
Eating Disorders: The Latest Information You Need to Know (06/19/15) (1.0 hours)
Genetics 101 and Genetic Testing (03/2015) (0.5 hours)
Pediatric Skin Problems (05/12/15) (1.0 hours)
Protecting Your Child's Oral Health - Parents, It's Up To You! (10/2015) (1.0 hours)
Shaken Baby Syndrome: Abusive Head Trauma in Infants and Children (11/17/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Web Show S2 Ep11 The One About Autism and Developmental Delays (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
Web Show S3 Ep11 New Florida Health Plan for Foster Children (08/04/15) (0.5 hours)
What Foster Parents Need to Know About Asthma (07/2015) (1.5 hours)


Safety and Preparedness     (^Top)

Preparing Your Family Before an Emergency (06/30/2018) (1.0 hours)
Water Safety Program (12/04/17) (CC) (1.0 hours)
Child Passenger Safety Training (05/25/16) (1.0 hours)
How Well Do You Know Your Computer? The Dark Side of the Internet that May Be Affecting You and Your Children (04/26/16) (0.5 hours)
Safe Sleep, Grow Healthy (08/2015) (CC) (0.5 hours)
Sleep-Related Deaths (Unsafe Sleep): The Basics, Challenges, & Future Research (04/21/17) (1.0 hours)
Social Media: Keeping Your Kids Safe Online (01/30/16) (1.0 hours)




Sexual Abuse and Interventions     (^Top)

Problem Sexual Behavior of Children (06/29/18) (1.5 hours)
Child Sexual Abuse Accommodation Syndrome (08/30/17) (1.0 hours)
Creating Sexual Safety and Promoting Healing (Recovery) in Foster Care and Adoption (09/11/15) (1.0 hours)
Sexual Abuse and the Foster Child: What Do I Do Now? (12/07/15) (1.5 hours)


Substance Abuse & Its Effects     (^Top)

New! Changing the Course: Pathways to Addiction Stabilization & Recovery for Families & Youth (09/05/18) (1.0 hour)
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Identification and Interventions (06/29/18) (1.0 hours)
Addiction: What Happens to Adult Functioning and Protective Capacity When Drugs Hijack the Brain (08/30/17) (1.0 hours)
Coping Skills for Children of Drug Addicted and Mentally/Emotionally Challenged Parents (02/23/15) (0.5 hours)
Substance-Exposed Newborns: Selected Topics (10/01/16) (CC) (1.0 hours)
Teens: Drugs and Alcohol Information for Caregivers (07/02/15(1.0 hours)
What You Need to Know About Drug and Alcohol Exposed Infants and Children (07/2015) (2.0 hours)
What's New in the Drug Market? - Florida Drug Trends (06/10/16) (1.0 hours)


Systems and Advocating for Children & Youth     (^Top)

New! Who Puts the Quality in Quality Contacts? You Do! (09/05/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Bridging the Dependency Delinquency Gap (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Caregiver Engagement in Court: Listening, Sharing & Acting (09/07/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Babies N' Brains: Integrating Brain Science and Healthy Development (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Advocating and Empowering Through the Eyes of Our Families (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Florida Adoption Reunion Registry (09/06/18) (1.5 hours)
New! Improving Child Welfare Outcomes Using System of Care Principles & Values (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
New! The Extension of Foster Care: Maintenance Adoption Subsidy & Title IV-E EFC (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
New! Master Trust: Managing This Resource to Provide the Greatest Benefit for Children in Care (09/06/18) (1.0 hour)
Adoption Assistance (06/30/18) (1.0 hour)
Strategic Storytelling (06/30/18) (1.0 hour)
Disruption: Prevention and Intervention (06/28/18) (1.0 hour)
Foster Child is Not a Defining Title: My Attitude Overcomes (06/14/18) (1.0 hours)
Family Match: Innovating New Frontiers for Child Welfare (06/28/18) (1.0 hour)
Supporting Quality Parenting Through Information Sharing and the Courts (06/14/18) (1.5 hours)
Guardianship Assistance Program (05/22/18) (2.0 hours)
Being a Member of a Professional Team (Statewide Version) (05/05/18) (1.5 hours)
Being a Member of a Professional Team (Community Based Care of Central Florida Version) (05/05/18) (2.5 hours)
Busting Myths and Uncovering the Ins and Outs of the Florida Abuse Hotline (04/19/18) (1.0 hour)
Engagement is Relationship (02/07/18) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Culture Clash: Bringing the Perspective of Child Development to Social Services and Family Court (01/17/18)(1.0 hour)
QPI Focus on Partnership: Caregivers and the Role of the Guardian ad Litem (06/17/17)(note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Getting to Permanency: Partners in Advocacy (06/17/17)(1.0 hours)
The Real Deal: Foster/Adoptive Parents Understand the Child Welfare System from the Inside Out (06/17/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
A Voice Heard - Program and Legislative Goals (06/17/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Assertion and Advocacy (05/05/17) (1.0 hours)
Winter Statewide Training: Guardian Ad Litem Program and Independent Living (01/20/17) (1.0 hours)
Better Care for Others (12/13/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Babysitting, Screening and Normalcy Guidelines (04/27/15) (0.5 hours)
Barriers to Permanency (06/20/15) (1.5 hours)
Child Welfare Communication (06/10/16) (1.0 hour)
Foster Allegation Support Team (F.A.S.T.) (10/12/15) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
My Jump Vault for Caregivers and Youth (03/03/16) (note: this video is not eligibile for relicensing hours)
Partnership Plan Training (Available in English and Spanish) (2.0 hours)
Post Adoption Services and Supports (06/20/15) (note: this video is not eligibile for relicensing hours)
Private Adoption Interventions (02/13/15) (1.5 hours)
Supporting Meaningful Family Engagement (05/04/15) (1.0 hours)
Understanding Termination of Parental Rights (08/21/15) (1.0 hours)
University of Florida IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program (03/24/16) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)




Transitions     (^Top)

New! Transition Planning for Youth (08/28/18) (1.0 hour)
A Relentless Pursuit Towards Permanency: Tools and Skills to Help Children Achieve Permanency (05/31/18) (1.5 hours)
Sibling Relationships in Foster Care: Keeping Them Connected (05/18/18) (1.5 hours)
Every Child Needs a Transition Plan (04/18/18) (CC) (2.0 hours)
The Impact of Grief, Loss and Transitions on Families (01/16/18) (0.5 hours
Understanding & Responding to Caregiver Grief and Loss (07/11/17) (1.0 hours)
Countering the Shame of the Resource Parent and Family (05/12/17) (CC) (1.5 hours)
Countering the Shame of the Foster or Adopted Child: Healing the Wounds of the Past by Creating a More Loving Present (05/12/17) (CC) (1.5 hours)
Understanding Shame: The Secret Disruptor of Family Harmony (05/12/17) (CC) (1.5 hours)
From Group Care to Family Life: Supporting the Transition (10/15/15) (1.0 hours)
Promoting Developmentally Appropriate Transitions for Young Children in Care (08/26/16) (1.5 hours)
Transitions for Children (06/26/15) (0.5 hours)


Trauma-Informed Care     (^Top)

The Repressed Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences in Addiction, Disease, and Premature Death: Turning Gold Into Lead (08/06/18) (CC) (1.5 hour)
The Trauma Informed Classroom: Using Emotional Regulatory Healing in the Schools (06/29/18) (1.5 hour)
Improving Outcomes for Young Children in Child Welfare through Trauma-Informed Care (08/31/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Helping Children at Times of Stress and Trauma (08/30/17) (1.0 hours)
Communicating Through the Trauma (2017) (1.0 hours)
Everything is Connected: Developmental Trauma and Caregiver Self-Care in Foster and Adoptive Settings (04/02/16) (2.5 hours)
When Two Worlds Collide (06/16/2017) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)


Working with Birth Families     (^Top)

New! Incarcerated Parents (08/23/17) (1.0 hour)
Parent Perspectives for System Change for QPI(01/17/18) (1.5 hours)
QPI Focus on Partnership: Foster Parents and Birth Parents (08/29/17) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
Co-Parenting in Kinship Families with Birth Parents (06/16/17) (0.5 hours)
Co-Parenting: What Foster Parents Need to Know (03/28/17) (1.5 hours)
Supervised Visitation: Foster Parents Supervising Visits and Coparenting (11/18/15) (CC) (1.5 hours)


Youth's Perspective     (^Top)

TEENS (Youth Interviews) (2015) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
The Voice of Youth in QPI (01/17/18) (note: this video is not eligible for relicensing hours)
'Wham, Boom, Kapow!' Florida Youth SHINE Shares How You Can Bring Out the Superpower in Every Kid (08/29/17) (2.0 hours)
Youth as Partners in System Change (01/17/18) (1.5 hours)
It's Complicated, but Try to Understand: How Child Welfare Can Respect Our Relationships (09/10/15) (1.0 hours)


 

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