3 day training (Must attend all three days)
Wednesday, October 8 ,2014,  Start time 9:00am
Thursday, October 9 ,2014, Start time 9:00am
Friday ,October 10, 2014, Start time 9:00am

Registration Amount
$80.00 per person


Holiday Inn Downtown Capitol Square
175 East  Town Street
Columbus Ohio  43215
Reservation Number                       1-800- HOLIDAY
Hotel Direct Number                       614-221-3281
Reservation Link                                 OACAA 
Rate                                         $94.00 plus tax /per night 
Parking                                    $10.00 per night/per car
Cutoff Date                                  September 14, 2014
Website                    ww.holidayinn.com/cmh-cityctr
Online Code                                         OAC

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Ntseli Rakhetla 
Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies 

Family Development Training with Bob Swanson 

Come Join Bob Swanson to become Certified as a Family Development Specialist.  This workshop will cover the overall course objectives of:

1)  The ability to support and empower families through skillfully building a collaborative relationship,
2)  The ability to help families identify their goals and barriers and develop a plan to achieve their goals,
3)  The awareness and intervention strategies for dealing with challenging family issues-psychological,      
     emotional and interpersonal,
4)  The  skillful application of core coping skills for families within systemic understanding of families and
      their context,
5)  The ability to identify strengths, develop a plan and coordinate a network of resources in partnership
      with families to help them achieve their goals, including skillful application of family assessment tools    
      (eco-map, geno-gram, timeline, matrix, balance wheel),
6)  The ability to advocate for families within communities through application of community
      organizational and group facilitation skills,
7)  The ability to access appropriate sources of professional growth, utilize self-awareness skills and
      ongoing self-care resources while providing Family Development services.

This workshop offers 21cpe's from the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board