WHAT IS IT?
Circle of Security has established a parenting reflection program offering the core components of the evidence-based and internationally acclaimed COS protocol. This 4-Day seminar trains professionals to use an eight chapter DVD to reflect with parents and caregivers.
The program presents video examples of secure and problematic parent/child interaction, healthy options in care giving, and animated graphics designed to clarify principles central to COS. Circle of Security Parenting implements decades of attachment research in an accessible step-by-step process for use in group settings, home visitation, or individual counseling.
Watch a sample of the DVD by clicking here.
WHAT ARE THE LEARNING OBJECTIVES OF THE TRAINING?
• Understand the theoretical foundation of the Circle of Security
• Shift caregiver focus from behavior management to enhancing the quality of relationship
• Understand specific steps to build self-reflection in caregivers
• Use video examples to support increased empathy in caregivers
• Identify new options to help caregivers manage emotions
• Learn step-by-step approaches for promoting secure attachment in children.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Child Protection Social Workers, Child and Family Mental Health Clinicians, Home Visitors, Family/Whanau Support Workers, Plunket Nurses, Play Therapists, Family Therapists, anyone providing parenting education and/or counselling to parents of young children.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
$900 USD (includes COS Parenting DVD*, COS Parenting Training Manual, Parent Handouts, License to use the above materials to teach COS Parenting to caregivers). This cost (minus a $200 USD cancellation fee) is refundable through 23 October 2017. After this date it may only be transferred to another person.
Late Registration: $1,000 USD if registered on or after 9 October 2017.
Group rates: 5-9 people 10% discount, 10 or more 15% discount.
HOW DO I REGISTER?
Registration is open. Go to www.circleofsecurityinternational.com
For questions, contact the COSI Registrar at: firstname.lastname@example.org
*DVD may only be used by those who have completed the 4-Day training. Completion of the 4-Day training does not grant permission to train others in the use of the DVD.