Who Can Register for a HEZ Workshop?

You can register for the HEZ workshops if you meet one or both of the following criteria:

1) You are a parent or guardian of children ages birth - 5 who live in one the following towns: Woonsocket (02895), Bristol (02809), Warren (02885) or Central Providence (02908, 02909).

2) You are a professional supporting children ages birth - 5 who live in one the following towns: Woonsocket (02895), Bristol (02809), Warren (02885) or Central Providence (02908, 02909). (Please contact Ariana DeAngelis at adeangelis1@lifespan.org for information on professional offerings.)

Parent Workshops:

The following are parent-only trainings. These trainings give parents and caregivers an opportunity to learn and share in a safe and judgement-free environment. If you are a professional looking for training, and you live or work in Woonsocket, Bristol, Warren, or Central Providence, please contact Ariana DeAngelis (adeangelis1@lifespan.org) for more information. Click on the link below to register.

90-Minute Workshops (English):

Morning:

April 26, 2022 - 9:30AM - 11:00AM: Being a Positive Advocate For Your Child

May 26, 2022 - 9:30AM-11:00AM: Learn to Write Social Narratives and Playbooks

Evening:

April 26, 2022 - 6:00PM - 7:30PM: Being a Positive Advocate For Your Child

May 19, 2022 - 6:00PM - 7:30PM: Supporting Your Child's Communication

May 23, 2022 - 6:00PM-7:30PM: Understanding Autism

May 26, 2022 - 6:00PM-7:30PM: Learn to Write Social Narratives and Playbooks

5-Week Series (English):

May 3-May 31, 2022 - 6:00PM-8:00PM: Supporting Your Child's Social/Emotional Development - Based on Becky Bailey's Conscious Discipline®

Conscious Discipline® is an evidence-based, trauma-informed approach that teaches parents to regulate our own emotional responses to children so we can stay present in the moment, connect with our child, and then work through the feelings the child is having together. Conscious Discipline is a proven, comprehensive approach that empowers you with skills that create a safe, connected, problem-solving environment for families.

90-Minute Workshops (Spanish):

21 de abril, 2022 - 11:00AM-12:30PM: Comprensión del desarrollo infantil

28 de abril, 2022 - 11:00AM-12:30PM: Desarrollo de la comunicación

5 de mayo, 2022 - 11:00AM - 12:30PM: Aprendiendo a usar apoyos visuales

12 de mayo, 2022 - 11:00AM - 12:30PM: Apoyos visuales en la práctica

19 de mayo, 2022 -11:00AM-12:30PM: Abogacía positiva

5-Week Series (Spanish)

3 de mayo - 31 de mayo, 2022 - 6:00PM - 8:00PM: Apoyando el desarrollo social/emocional de su hijo: Basado en Conscious Discipline® de Becky Bailey

Conscious Discipline® es un programa basado en evidencia e informado sobre el trauma que nos enseña a los padres a regular nuestras propias respuestas emocionales para que podamos estar presentes en el momento, conectarnos con nuestro hijo y juntos procesar y entender los sentimientos que el niño está teniendo. Conscious Discipline® es un programa completo y comprobado que empodera al adulto con habilidades que le permiten crear para la familia un entorno seguro, conectado y enfocado en la resolución de problemas.

For any questions, please contact Ariana DeAngelis at adeangelis1@lifespan.org. Cualquier pregunta, por favor póngase en contacto con Miny Ortiz (minerva.ortiz@lifespan.org).