Prior to Enrolling in this Training:

Prerequisite: Introduction to Infant and Early Mental Health is required in advance of enrollment into the Developmental Screening and Strategies for Support training. To complete, please click on the link https://sickkids.thinkingcap.com/student/mycourse.aspx?id=445a60b6-19b1-49fc-9e2e-8f29e48cd658

Learner's Agreement: You will be required to acknowledge a Learner's Agreement that outlines the expectations of the training. Click here: https://SickKids.b-cdn.net/medialibrary/00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000/8551fca3-404f-48cb-8a70-0ecfd57436ec.pdf


For any questions, please contact us at iemhp.learning@sickkids.ca




Welcome to the Developmental Screening and Strategies for Support training! The objective of this training is to increase knowledge and skill that directly impacts the work practitioners do with infants and young children under the age of 6 and their parents/caregivers. The training is designed to enhance knowledge and skills in recognizing and responding to concerns about a child's development. Upon meeting the requirements of the training, participants will receive a certificate of completion from IEMHP.

In this training, participants will:

  1. Gain a better understanding of developmental screening and its benefits in supporting children's development
  2. Understand, facilitate, score and interpret the Ages and Stages Questionnaire 3rd edition and the Ages and Stages Questionnaire: Social-Emotional 2nd edition
  3. Gain a better understanding of developmental support plans and the benefits in supporting children's development with concrete strategies
  4. Implement the knowledge of infant and mental health and developmental screening into their practice and how they support families of young children
  5. Understand and navigate the Hand in Hand resource manual and the DSP templates
  6. Make the appropriate decisions to support a child's development

Cost: $650.00 per person

Cancellation Policy: Refunds are applicable if the participant requests withdrawal from the training prior to participating in Part 3c: ASQ Coaching sessions (October 18th, 2023). If the participant does not make the request prior to October 18th, 2023, and does not attend the session, the fees still apply, and the participant will not be eligible for certification. The participant may request to be enrolled in next cohort.

Please follow the steps outlined in the Training Information Package to guide you through this training.

Once You Have Enrolled in the Training:

  1. Scroll down below and select your Orientation Session, ASQ Coaching Session, and DSP Coaching Session.
  2. Click on the SUPPLEMENTARY INFO button for your Orientation Session, ASQ Coaching Session, and DSP Coaching Session to find your Zoom link and additional instructions regarding what you must do to prepare for the session. You can also find your Sessions by going to the My Agenda tab.




Please see below for instructions on which training materials to access and how for this training series:


Training Materials

Part 1: Registration

Review the Training Information Package for a clear understanding of the training process and expectations.

Part 3: Introduction to ASQs

Prior to beginning Part 3: Introduction to ASQs:

  1. Please DOWNLOAD and SAVE the following to refer to while watching the webinars (OPTIONAL):
    1. Intro to ASQs_Section A_Slides
    2. Intro to ASQs_Section B_Slides
    3. Intro to ASQs_Section C_Slides
    4. Intro to ASQs_Section D_Slides
  2. You MUST PRINT the following:
    1. ASQ:SE2 Behavioural Areas and Cheat Sheet (17 pages)
    2. Case Studies and Scoring Exercises (87 pages)
  3. You MUST DOWNLOAD and SAVE to your working device:
    1. ASQ:SE-2 Scoring Tip Sheet
    2. ASQ:3 Scoring Tip Sheet
    3. Introducing ASQs and DSPs to Families
    4. Things to Consider DSP Template

For your ASQ Coaching Session, you must have:

  1. Your printed copy of ASQ:SE2 Behavioural Areas and Cheat Sheet
  2. Scored and completed Case Studies and Scoring Exercises

Part 4: Introduction to DSPs

Prior to beginning Part 4: Introduction to DSPs:

  1. Please DOWNLOAD and SAVE the following to refer to while watching the webinars (OPTIONAL):
    1. Intro to DSPs_Section A_Slides
    2. Intro to DSPs_Section B_Slides
    3. Intro to DSPs_Section C_Slides
  2. You MUST DOWNLOAD and SAVE to your working device the following Hand in Hand Resources:
    1. Hand in Hand_DSP_KIT_2022
    2. Hand in Hand_Template_Fridge DSP
    3. Hand in Hand_Template_Full DSP
  3. For your DSP Coaching Session, have the following open on your computer:
    1. Hand in Hand_DSP_KIT_2022
    2. Things to Consider DSP Template
    3. Open the SharePoint link found under the SUPPLEMENTARY INFO button of your DSP Coaching Session (available 1 WEEK before your DSP Coaching Session)

Training Hours

8 hours

Trainings:Type
Part 1: Registration
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Learner Acknowledgement
Attestation
Choose Your Orientation Session
series
Choose Your ASQ Coaching Session
series
Choose Your DSP Coaching Session
series
Part 3: Introduction to ASQs
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Section A: Introduction to Developmental Screening
eLearning Course
Section B: Introduction to the ASQ:3
eLearning Course
Section C: Introduction to the ASQ:SE2
eLearning Course
Section D: Key Components of the ASQs
eLearning Course
ASQ Post-Webinar Knowledge Survey
Assessment
ASQ Learning Activity
Attestation
Part 4: Introduction to DSPs
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Section A: Introduction to Developmental Support Plans
eLearning Course
Section B: What Informs a DSP
eLearning Course
Section C: Key Components of a DSP and How to Create a DSP
eLearning Course
DSP Post-Webinar Knowledge Survey
Assessment
DSP Learning Activity
Attestation
Part 5: Reflection Survey
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Reflection Survey
Survey
Overview
Type:Learning Path
Learning Time:4h  15m
Key Dates
Starts:10/10/2023
Enrollment:Prior to  10/05/2023
Enrollment
Price:$650.00
* Prices in Canadian Dollar