In this higher-level course, build on your strong foundation of understanding risk and protective factors for young children. Build on prior knowledge of child abuse and neglect risk factors and social and emotional development. Learn to identify potential risk and protective factors in the children you care for daily and learn to use positive experiences and nurturing interactions to build relationships that promote resilience in young children.
This course is appropriate for early care education professionals in center-based and family child care settings.
Take this course and earn 3 clock-hours towards Kansas Department of Health and Environment annual health and safety training requirements for basic child development.