As safety measures for COVID-19 remain necessary, and out of care for the health and safety of all, Safe Shores will be offering supplemental trainings to the community virtually. These trainings will be LIVE, led by an Authorized Facilitator, and will provide an interactive opportunity to share, learn, and practice implementing strategies to protect children from child sexual abuse. Community trainings are open to the public and pre-registration is required. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development©
Developed by Prevent Child Abuse Vermont, Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development© helps participants better understand the sexual development of children, and how to respond to children’s sexual behaviors and questions in ways that promote healthy development. Nurturing healthy sexual development plays an important role in protecting children from sexual abuse and/or developing sexually abusive behaviors. This training is 1.5 hours.
a) summarize healthy sexual development in children at different developmental stages;
b) give examples of how to nurture healthy sexual development in children
Virtual Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development© training dates and times are listed below:
Darkness to Light’s Supplemental Trainings
Supplemental trainings are designed to provide more in-depth information on topics in Stewards of Children®. These are not intended to be used as a replacement for Stewards of Children®. They do not provide the foundation necessary to adequately address child sexual abuse and should be viewed as companion education. Please visit Stewards of Children® to sign-up for a training if you have not taken it already.
Supplemental Training Topics Include:
Talking with Children About Safety from Sexual Abuse
Learn how to talk with and listen to children about sexual abuse and personal safety.
- Tuesday, January 24, 2023 | 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Virtual) (register here)
- Martes 17 de enero de 2023 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (Virtual) (registrarse aquí)
Healthy Touch for Children and Youth
Learn guidelines for healthy touch and safe, respectful ways to interact with children at home and in youth serving settings.
- Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Virtual) (register here)
- Miercoles, 15 de febrero de 2023 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (Virtual) (registrarse aquí)
Bystanders Protecting Children from Boundary Violations and Sexual Abuse
Prepares the learner to make interventions that reinforce boundaries and protects children.
- Tuesday, March 21, 2023 | 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Virtual) (register here)
- Miercoles, 15 de marzo de 2023 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (Virtual) (registrarse aquí)
Private Additional Trainings for Your Organization
If you have a group of 10 or more people, a Safe Shores representative can host a private training on a date and time of your choosing. Trainings will be conducted on Zoom. At least two weeks notice is required. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.