Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 9:00 AM CST
Friday, December 7, 2018 at 12:00 PM CST

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Hilton Kansas City Airport
8801 NW 112th St, Kansas City, MO 64153
Phone(816) 891-8900



Mike Baugher 
Region VII Head Start Association 

R7HSA 2018 Mental Health Institute 


** The event hotel (Hilton KCI) is sold out. If you need a guest room, there are several nearby options available.

Please join us for this 2.5 day Mental Health Institute, led by the National Center for Early Childhood Health and Wellness. 

Here are the topics that will be covered:

• Helping Parents & Caregivers Understand, Prevent, & Respond to Infant, Toddler, & Young Children’s Challenging Behaviors

• Trauma, Toxic Stress, & Resilience

• Making the Most of Your Mental Health Consultation

• Taking Care of Ourselves

• Integrating Mindfulness Into Your Early Care & Education

• Mental Health Action Planning

Throughout all training topics, we will discuss and introduce ways to support children, staff and parents.  We will include time for action planning across the three days. Systems level considerations (e.g., policies, procedures, implementation steps) will be embedded in the topics as appropriate. 

View the Event Agenda HERE.

*This training earns 1.375 CEUs (13.75 hours of training) through Western Kentucky University. The CEU is a unit for measuring and recording an individual’s participation in non-degree credit educational activities. One-tenth (.1) continuing education unit (CEU) is issued for each contact hour of participation in an organized continuing education experience under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction. Participants MUST attend all sessions to receive CEUs. Once T/TAS receives the completed form provided after the training, you will receive an official University CEU certificate by mail. For information, call 800-882-7482.  

**Lunch is provided on day one and day two, with snacks and beverages.