Training Outcomes:

  1. Learn to describe what a big life change/big life transitions for young children is
  2. Explain the impact of big life changes/transitions for young children
  3. List the Top T.I.P.S (Trauma Informed Practices Strategies) to support young children with big life transition

A 1-hour professional development certficate will be provided upon completion.


Julie Kurtz, CEO and Founder

I am an author, national speaker and expert consulting and training on trauma and resilience. I promote the concept of optimal brain integration to maximize the human growth potential. I am the Founder and CEO for the Center for Optimal Brain Integration.

I co-authored the following books:

·     Trauma-Informed Practices for Early Childhood Educators: Relationship-Based Approaches that Support Healing and Build Resilience in Young Children

·     Culturally Responsive Self-Care Practices for Early Childhood Educators

·     Trauma Informed Practices for Early Childhood Educators: Creating and Sustaining Healing and Engaged Organizations (2021)

·     Trauma Informed Practices for Early Childhood Educators: Family Engagement with a Strength-Based and Trauma Informed Lens (2022)


As the creator of the phone/tablet Application (APP) Trigger Stop: Sensory and Emotional Check-in, I designed this APP specifically for children ages 3-8 years to promote sensory and emotional literacy and to support self-regulation.


In 2011, I was honored to receive an award as the 100 Influential Woman of Silicon Valley, CA by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.



$22

Top TIPS to Support Children in Times of Uncertainty and Stress (ECE)

Learn evidence-based Trauma-Informed Practice Strategies (TIPS) to support young children in times of uncertainty and stress.

We review research-based tips to support children in times of uncertainty and stress.


Learn concrete strategies to support young children when faced with BIG life transitions such as returning from summer break, coming back to school from extended absences (fires, COVID-19, tornadoes, flooding, loss, separation, life changes), or starting school for the first time.


After this course, participants will be able to:

1.   Learn to describe what a big life change/big life transitions for young children is

2.   Explain the impact of big life changes/transitions for young children

3.   List the Top TIPS (Trauma Informed Practices Strategies) to support young children with big life transition