Sunday, February 5, 2023 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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Milford First United Methodist Church                        541 Main Street                                                                Milford, Ohio 45150


Shelley Drummond, Training Center Office Manager 
Child Focus 

   Sponsored by Child Focus, hosted by Milford First United Methodist Church

Helping Youth Manage Stress and Anxiety

in the Classroom 

                             Sunday, February 5, 2023   4:30pm to 6:00pm                                          In Person-Milford First United Methodist Church: Great Hall


                                                   Register Now!     

                           Walk Ins welcomed. Registration appreciated.

Please email Shelley Drummond if you do not receive a Confirmation Email sdrummond@child-focus.org. Please check the spam inbox.

Fee: This opportunity is being provided at NO COST by the Sponsor and Host

Description: This presentation will briefly review the stress response system model, provide a trauma-informed lens for understanding behavior and offer practical strategies and tools to respond in effective ways that enhance positive connection.

Presenter: Melanie Palmer is an Independently Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with Supervisory Status and American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Approved Supervisor. She is the owner of Melanie Palmer, LLC and provides individual, couple, and family treatment to First Responders. She is also the Training Officer and a Clinical Supervisor for a community serving organization in Cincinnati, Ohio. Melanie has over 25 years of experience working with clients on a variety of issues in many settings. She develops and facilitates trainings on a variety of topics including trauma-informed care, suicide education, family relationships, parenting, stress management and self-care, communication, and more. Melanie is also a certified instructor for several programs in these topic areas and is a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) trainer. She collaborates and partners with several systems including mental/public health agencies, schools, judicial, law enforcement, business, faith based and other communities in efforts to expand and enhance knowledge to improve the quality of life for all. 

No CEUs offered for this training

Cancellation Policy: The Training Center must be notified 7 days prior to a training via telephone, fax or email in order to cancel a registration and receive refund.

We will send information regarding updates and cancellations to the email address used to register for the training. We will also have this information updated on the Child Focus website. 

Child Focus, Inc. Training Center is accessible to wheelchairs. If you need any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact Melanie Palmer at mpalmer@child-focus.org.