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Support Parent Training

February 22 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EST

This workshop provides four hours of face to face evidence based training which will give you the skills to be able to support another parent effectively. The goal of the Support Parent Program is to help educate, inspire and empower parents and their children to live rich, fulfilling lives in spite of many challenges. Why should you become a Support Parent? Because you have already gone through the journey that another parent is just beginning.
• Overview of Family Connection and the Parent to Parent Support Program
• The Role & Expectations of a Support Parent
• The Process of Making a Match & Follow Up
• Making that First Phone Call & The Process of Grief
• Guidelines for Active Listening & Communication Skills
• Recognizing Cultural Competency
• Recognizing When Additional Support Is Needed
• Telling Your Story of Your Journey
• Stress Management/Self Care
• Resources/Discussion/Concerns/Questions

For more information, contact Lisa Anderson – [email protected] or by phone: 803-995-9091 – ask for Lisa


February 22
10:00 am - 2:00 pm EST
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