Learning Programs

Engaging Parents with Cognitive and Other Developmental Limitations (Virtual Course)

A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare Professionals

About Engaging Parents with Cognitive and Other Developmental Limitations Virtual Training

In this 90-minute program, learners will strengthen their understanding of cognitive and developmental limitations in parents, including dispelling myths about individuals with developmental disabilities. Learners will also discuss how to observe, recognize, and assess these limitations. This course will build on learners’ Motivational Interviewing knowledge to engage parents with cognitive limitations and continue to use strengths-based practices to better serve children and families.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for direct service staff and supervisors in Child Protection, Prevention, and Foster Care.

Important Information

  • Learners must complete the Motivational Interviewing learning program offered through the ACS Workforce Institute (or an equivalent) prior to taking this
  • Learners will receive a Certificate of Completion upon completion of the program.

Continuing Education Units

There are no CEUs associated with this course.

Registration Information

To register for this course, please log in to Cornerstone. For assistance or more information about the ACS Workforce Institute, please contact the Help Desk at [email protected] or call (212) 748-1898.

“I learned to think critically about situations and loved being able to practice what we learned!”

— Engaging Parents with Cognitive and Other Developmental Limitations Participant

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