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      GPS Group Peer Support Facilitator Training in Seattle

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      October 10, 2019 - October 11, 2019

      Thursday   8:30 AM - Friday 5:00 AM

      2100 24th Ave S
      Seattle, Washington 98144

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      GPS Group Peer Support Facilitator Training

      Presented by Perinatal Support Washington Thursday, October 10, 2019, 8:30am-5:00pm & Friday, October 11, 2019 , 8:30am-5:00pm Seattle, WA Presenters: Mia Edidin, LICSW Crystal Gurney, CD(DONA) GPS Group Peer Support© is an evidence-informed group model that will give you the map to support parents in your community. GPS for Parents© is an empowering group experience that provides a place for parents to address the challenges they face, hear from others on the path, gain perspective and strength, and chart a course through challenging times. ' This model can be used in a wide variety of settings including those running postpartum support groups, breast/chest feeding groups, psychoeducational groups for parents with kids 0-3, for families in the NICU, perinatal loss groups, and any group in which parents are asked to share and listen. YOU WILL: 1. Learn how to provide an evidence-informed model that incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, mindfulness-based stress reduction and psychosocial education in a warm and accessible group model 2. Learn group leadership skills to provide trauma-informed, empowering group environments through both didactic and experiential learning modalities 3. Explore cultural messages and myths that can undermine confidence, competence and mental health 4. Learn how to provide a population and culturally sensitive, group model for diverse communities 5. Include the values and soul of your community into the heart of GPS Group Peer Support© 6. Merge GPS Group Peer Support© with already-existing educational curricula and learning objectives to enhance deeper engagement Lunch on your own CEU's: 14 CEU's pending for LICWs, LMHCs, and LMFTs 14 Contact hours are available for RNs Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 17084 for 14 contact hours GPS for Parents© is based on over 15 years of model development by both Annette Cycon and Liz Friedman in their work as the co-founders of MotherWomans Postpartum Support Initiative and through their development of the MotherWoman Support Group Model. This training is open to experienced and first time group leaders. Providers of services to ALL parents are invited to participate in this training.

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