Engaging Parents with Mental Health Issues
Course Learning Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Clarify mental illness and engagement related terms in order to better identify needs to be addressed during engagement
- Identify best practices for successfully engaging parents with mental health issues
- Identify steps for cross system, multi-agency collaboration to better engage parents with MHI
schedule 1 Hour
star_outline 0.10 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
verified_user Certificate of completion
face Early childhood training approval
This course explores the attitudes, practices and strategies necessary for both the helping professional and agencies they represent in engaging parents with Mental Health Issues (MHI).
Throughout this course, you will be presented with various terms defining MHI, engagement strategies for people with MHI, and implications for parenting effectiveness if an MHI is present. The course will explain the need for and challenges with engagement strategies with these parents experiencing MHI and will help you to apply solutions to real-life scenarios.
Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.