FOSTER & KINSHIP CARE EDUCATION

FY 2016/17 Class Offerings

The first tab, below, provides a list of the FKCE classes for which registrations are currently being taken.  The tabs for future quarters are provided to assist you in planning your training hours for the year; however, future classes are subject to change. Registration for future quarter classes are not accepted.

Classes described in English are conducted in English; Classes described in Spanish are conducted in Spanish.

Pre-registration is highly recommended as it enables us to notify you of schedule changes, ensure that we have enough handouts, and that we have sufficient participants to offer the class.  All FKCE Classes are FREE, unless otherwise indicated.

To pre-register, or for more information, please call Miriam Sallam, Director, FKCE/YESS, at (559) 737-4842 or email to miriams@cos.edu. To pre-register, simply provide your name, phone number, and the name of the class(es) you wish to attend.
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La primera ficha, a continuación, proporciona una lista de las clases FKCE para los que se están tomando actualmente registros.
Las fichas para los próximos trimestres se proporcionan para ayudarle en la planificación de sus horas de capacitación para el año Sin embargo futuras están sujetas a cambios No se aceptan inscripciones para clases futuras trimestre.
Las
clases
que se describen en Inglés se llevan a cabo en Inglés; Las clases que se describen en Español se llevan a cabo en Español.

Pre-registro es muy recomendable ya que nos permite para que le notifique de los cambios de horario, asegúrese de que tenemos suficientes folletos, y que tenemos número suficiente de participantes para ofrecer a la clase. Todas las clases son GRATIS FKCE, a menos que se indique lo contrario.

Para registrarse o para obtener más información, por favor llame a Miriam Sallam, Director de la FKCE / YESS, en (559) 737-4842 o correo electrónico a miriams@cos.edu.   Para registrarse, basta con indicar su nombre, número de teléfono y el nombre de la clase (s) que desea asistir.

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 Jul to Sep 2016

 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Notes
The War at HomeCOS Ed. Bldg 63, Hanford WednesdayJuly 66 to 9 pm3Courtney Sallam, MSW

Temperament In Children COS Ed Bldg. 63, Hanford ThursdayJuly 7 6 to 9m3Bev Anderson, MFT

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Fire Setting COS Kern 727B, Visalia Friday July 89 am to 12 pm3Darcy Massey, LCSW
Helping the Socially Challenged ChildCOS Kern 715A, Visalia Mondays July 11 & 186 to 9 pm6Isaac Castro, MFTI
Self-Care for CaregiversCOS Kern 727A, VisaliaTuesday July 126 to 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
La Guerra en CasaCOS Ed. Bldg. 63, Hanford miércolesJuly 206 to 9 pm3Erica Soto
Becoming a Trauma-Competent Healing Parent COS Kern 715B, VisaliaSaturday July 239am to 3pm6JulieAnn Jones, MSW
Autocuidados para cuidadoresCOS Kern 715B, Visalia LunesJuly 256 to 9pm3None

 

 
Anxiety In Children COS Kern 727A, Visalia ThursdayJuly 286 to 9 pm3Robert Force, MA

 

 
El Factor de BullyCOS Kern 715A, Visalia LunesAugust 16 a 9pm3Yadira Lopez
Fomentar conexiones y emancipaciónCOS Ed Bldg. 63, Hanford miércoles August 36 a 9 pm3Erica Soto
TDM's, Bio-Parents & Visits COS Kern 727A, VisaliaThursdayAugust 46 to 9 pm3Courtney Sallam, MSW

 

 
Temperament In Children COS Ed. Bldg. 63, Hanford Wednesdays August 10 & 176 to 9 pm6Isaac Castro, MFTI
Understanding the Impact of Parenting Traumatized ChildrenCOS Kern 727B, VisaliaFriday August 129am to 12pm3JulieAnn Jones, MSW
Sensory Processing DisorderCOS Hospital Rock 126, Visalia Mondays August 22 & 296 to 9pm6Bev Anderson, MFT

Internet y la seguridad de mensajes de textoCOS Kern 727B, Visaliamiércoles August 246 a 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Eating DisordersCOS Kern 712B, Visalia ThursdayAugust 256 to 9 pm3Bev Anderson, MFT
First Aid & CPRCOS Tule 509, Visalia SaturdayAugust 279am to 3pm6Dana Jobe, Paramedic

Participants will be required to purchase the Successful Completion Packet from the instructor at $12.50 per participant (Child Care stickers require an additional fee).  Cash, check and money orders are accepted.  Space is limited, pre-register early! Foster Care Providers have priority, but others may be able to attend if slots remain available by the week of the training.

Impact of Domestic Violence on Children COS Ed Bldg. 63, HanfordMondayAugust 296 to 9 pm3Shelly Kong
From Detention to PermanencyCOS Kern 715A, VisaliaWednesdayAugust 316 to 9 pm3Mireya Anaya, MSW

 

 
Reactive Attachment DisorderCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordThursdaysSeptember 1, 8,15 & 226 to 9pm12Brittany Storle, MFT

 

 
Equipo toma de decisiones, Bio-padres y visitasCOS Kern 712B, Visalia Martes6 de Septiembre de 20166 a 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Down Syndrome COS Kern 712B, Visalia WednesdaySeptember 76 to 9 pm3Kendra Price, ASW
Temperamento en los niñosCOS ED Bldg. 63, Hanford Lunes 12 de Septiembre 6 a 9 pm3Celeste Abarca, MA
Helping Kids with Grief & LossCOS Kern 727B, VisaliaSaturday September 179 am to 3 pm6Darcy Massey, LCSW
The Bully Factor COS Tule 500, Visalia Monday September 196 to 9 pm3Kendra Price, ASW

Behind Closed DoorsCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordWednesdaySeptember 216 to 9 pm3Kimberli Smith, MA
Helping Your Anxious Child COS Tule 500, Visalia MondaySeptember 266 to 9 pm 3Bev Anderson, MFT
Shaken Baby Syndrome COS Kern 715A, Visalia WednesdaySeptember 286 to 9 pm3Pat Oliver, MPA,BSN, PHN, MPA
Drive: Intrinsic Motivation COS ED Bldg. 63, Hanford ThursdaySeptember 296 to 9 pm3Isaac Castro, MFTI
 

 Oct to Dec 2016

 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Psychotropic Medication COS Hospital Rock 126, Visalia Monday October 36 to 9 pm3Natalie Bolin, LCSW
LGBTQ Youth In CareCOS ED Bldg. 63, Visalia TuesdayOctober 46 to 9 pm3Luann Baldwin
Redirecting Rebellious Children COS Kern 735, Visalia Wednesdays October 5 & 126 to 9 pm6Isaac Castro, MFTI
Placement Issues COS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordTuesdayOctober 116 to 9 pm 3Kimberli Smith
1 2 3 Magic & More COS Kern 712BThursdays October 13 & 206 to 9 pm6Kendra Price, ASW
Helping the Socially Challenged COS ED Bldg. 63, Hanford Mondays October 17 & 246 to 9 pm6Isaac Castro, MFTI
Internet y la seguridad de mensajes de textoCOS Kern 732, Visalia Martes 18 de Octubre de 20166 a 9 pm3Angelica Gonzalez, MSW
First Aid & Safety / CPRCOS Vocation Education Building, Room 112, HanfordSaturdayOctober 249 am to 3 pm6Dana Jobe, ParamedicFoster Care Providers have priority.  A $12.50 fee is payable to the instructor.
El Factor de BullyCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordJueves27 de Octubre de 20166 a 9 pm3Celeste Abarca, MA
Sexually Abused & Exploited Children COS Kern 712B, Visalia Saturday October 299 am to 3 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Shaken Baby Syndrome/SIDSCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordThursday October 66 to 9 pm3Pat Oliver, MPA,BSN, PHN, MPA
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder COS ED. Bldg. 63, Hanford TuesdayNovember 16 to 9 pm3Darcy Massey, LCSW
Desarrollo de niños capaces y seguros de Parte 1COS Kern 715A, VisaliaMiércoles2 de Noviembre6 a 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Learning Disabilities & IEPsCOS Kern 712BThursdayNovember 3, 10 & 176 to 9 pm9Bernadette Martinho, MS
First Aid & CPR COS VOC Bldg. 104, Hanford SaturdayNovember 59 am to 3 pm6Dana Jobe, ParamedicParticipants will be required to purchase the Successful Completion from the instructor at $12.50 per participant (Child Care Stickers require an additional fee).  Cash, check and money orders accepted.  Space is limited- pre-register early! 
Becoming a Trauma-Competent Healing Parent COS Ed. Bldg. 63, Hanford MondayNovember 7 & 146 to 9 pm6Toni Brown, MS
Construcción de autoestimaCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordWednesdays 9 de Noviembre y 16 de NoviembreMiércoles6Mireya Anaya, MSWPor favor planeen asistir a dos sesiones
Bi-Polar DisorderCOS 712B, Visalia Wednesday November 166 to 9 pm3Darcy Massey, LCSW
Eating DisordersCOS ED Bldg. 63, Hanford TuesdayNovember 296 to 9 pm3Pat Oliver, MPA,BSN, PHN, MPA
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum DisorderCOS Kern 712BThursdayDecember 16 to 9 pm3Bev Anderson, MFT
Parenting Children with Special NeedsCOS Kern 712BFridayDecember 29 am to 12 pm 3Shelly Kong
Temperament in ChildrenCOS Kern 732 (upstairs), VisaliaFridayDecember 4 & 119 am to 12 pm6Bev Anderson, MFTThis class was rescheduled from August 21 & 28.
7 Core Issues in Adoption COS Hospital Rock 126, VisaliaMondayDecember 56 to 9 pm3Gabriela Martinez, MFT
The Secret Life of the Brain COS Kern 712B, VisaliaWednesdaysDecember 7 & 146 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Internet y la seguridad de mensajes de textoCOS ED Bldg. 63, HanfordJueves8 de Diciembre 6 a 9 pm3Erica Soto
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderCOS Kern 712B, VisaliaSaturdayDecember 109 am to 3 pm6Robert Force, MA
Desarrollo de niños capaces y seguros de Parte 2COS Kern 712B, VisaliaLunes12 de Diciembre6 a 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Fostering Connections to Emancipation COS Kern 712B, Visalia Thursday12/15/20166 to 9 pm3Courtney Sallam, MSW
 

 Jan to Mar 2017

 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Note
Advocacy for KidsCOS Kern 727A (upstairs), VisaliaThursdayJanuary 56 to 9 pm 3Bev Anderson, MFT
Juventud LGBTQ en cuidado en EspañolCOS Kern 727A (arriba), Visalia Lunes9 de enero 6 a 9 pm 3Yadira Lopez
Building Self-EsteemCOS Kern 727A (upstairs), VisaliaTuesdayJanuary 10 & 176 to 9pm 6Courtney Sallam, MSW
The Nurtured Heart ApproachCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford Campus ThursdayJanuary 12 & 196 to 9 pm6Shelly Kong
7 Core Issues in AdoptionCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusWednesdayJanuary 186 to 9 pm3Toni Brown, MS
The Explosive Child COS Kern 715A (first floor),VisaliaMondayJanuary 23 & 306 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Fomentar la supervivencia familiar en EspañolCOS Hospital Rock 126, Visalia Jueves26 de enero6 a 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Let's ReadCOS Kern 727A (upstairs), VisaliaFridayJanuary 279 am to 12 pm3Shelly Kong
Promoción para niños en EspañolCOS Educational Building RM 63, Hanford Campus Martes31 de enero6 a 9 pm3Erica Soto
Convertirse en un padre sanador Trauma competente en EspañolCOS Kern 727A (arriba), VisaliaViernes y sábado3 & 4 de febrero6 a 9pm , 9 a 3 pm 9Anna Rueles, MSW
Social Coping SkillsCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford Campus MondayFebruary 6 & 136 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Autism Spectrum DisorderCOS Kern 727A (upstairs), VisaliaSaturdayFebruary 119 am to 3pm6Kendra Price, ASW
First Aid Safety/CPRCOS Tule 512, VisaliaSaturdayMarch 119 am to 3 pm6Dana Jobe, Paramedic
ADHDCOS Educational Bldg.  Room 63, Hanford Campus WednesdayFebruary 15 & 226 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Fomentar la supervivencia familiar en EspañolCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford, Campus Jueves16 de Febrero6 a 9 pm3Erica Soto
LGBTQ Youth In CareCOS Hospital Rock 126, VisaliaTuesdayFebruary 216 to 9 pm3Luann Baldwin, MSW
Becoming a Trauma-Competent Healing ParentCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusTuesdayFebruary 21 & 286 to 9 pm6Toni Brown, MS
It Takes a TeamCOS Kern 731 (upstairs), VisaliaThursdayFebruary 236 to 9 pm3Mireya Anaya, MSW
Understanding the Impact of Parenting Traumatized ChildrenCOS Kern 727A (upstairs), VisaliaFridayFebruary 249 am to 12 pm3JulieAnn Jones, MSW
Affective Mood DisorderCOS Kern 715A (first floor, VisaliaMondayFebruary 276 to 9 pm 3Bev Anderson, MFT
The Adolescent BrainCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusThursdayMarch 26 to 9 pm3Bev Anderson, MFT
Learning Disabilities & IEPs COS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusMondayMarch 6, 13 & 206 to 9pm9Bernadette Martinho
Mental Health DisordersCOS Kern 715A (first floor), VisaliaMondayMarch 6 & 136 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Juventud LGBTQ en cuidado en EspañolCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusMartes7 de marzo6 a 9 pm3Angelica Gonzalez, MSW
1-2-3 Magic & MoreCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford Campus WednesdayMarch 8 & 156 to 9 pm6Kendra Price, ASW
Foster Family Survival COS Kern 715A (first floor), VisaliaMondayMarch 206 to 9 pm3Yadira Lopez
Promoción para niños en EspañolCOS Kern 715B (primer piso), Visaliamiércoles22 de marzo6 a 9 pm3Mireya Anaya, MSW
Fostering Connections to Success & EmancipationCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford CampusThursdayMarch 236 to 9 pm3Courtney Sallam, MSW
Relatives Raising ChildrenCOS Educational Bldg. Room 63, Hanford Campus TuesdayMarch 286 to 9 pm3Toni Brown, MS
Down SyndromeCOS Kern 731 (upstairs), VisaliaThursdayMarch 306 to 9pm3Bev Anderson, MFT
 

 Apr to Jun 2016

 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Notes
How to Talk to Your Kids so They Will ListenCOS John Muir 223 (upstairs), VisaliaMondayApril 46 to 9 pm3Robert Force
Understanding the Impact of Parenting Traumatized ChildrenCOS Vocational Building 104, Hanford CampusWednesdayApril 66 to 9 pm3Toni Brown, MS
Reactive Attachment DisorderCOS Kern 735 (upstairs), VisaliaThursdayApril 7, 14, 21 & 286 to 9 pm12Brittany Storle, MFT
Sexually Abused & Exploited ChildrenCOS Education Building Room 63, Hanford Campus MondayApril 11 & 186 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
It Takes a TeamCOS Kern 735 (first floor), VisaliaTuesdayApril 126 to 9 pm3Kendra Price, ASW
Trastorno del Espectro Alcohólico Fetal (En Español)COS Hospital Roca 128, Visalia miércoles13 de abril6 a 8 pm2Yadira Lopez
 
 
 
Internet & Texting SafetyCOS Hospital Rock 129, VisaliaWednesdayApril 136 to 8 pm2Kendra Price, ASW

 

 
 
Depression & SuicideCOS Kern 732 (upstairs), VisaliaFridayApril 159 am to 12 pm3Darcy Massey, LCSW
The Nurtured Heart ApproachCOS Kern 715B (first floor), VisaliaWednesdayApril 20 & 276 to 9 pm6Shelly Kong

 

 
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Awareness and IdentificationCOS Hospital Rock 134 (first floor), Visalia FridayApril 226 to 9 pm3Deena Graves, MA
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Awareness and IdentificationCOS Hospital Rock 134 (first floor), VisaliaSaturdayApril 239 am to 12 pm3Deena Graves, MA
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Awareness and IdentificationCOS Vocational Building 104, Hanford CampusSaturdayApril 23Tentatively 2 pm to 5 pm3Deena Graves, MA
Advocacy for KidsCOS Education Building 72CD, Hanford CampusMondayApril 256 to 9 pm3Bev Anderson, MFT
Psychotropic MedicationsCOS John Muir 223 (upstairs), VisaliaMondayMay 26 to 9 pm3Natalie Bolin, LCSW
Talking to Children about AdoptionCOS Kern 735 (upstairs), VisaliaTuesdayMay 36 to 9 pm3JulieAnn Jones, MSW

The Adoption ProcessCOS Vocational Building 104, Hanford CampusWednesdayMay 46 to 9 pm3Toni Brown, MS
Autism Spectrum DisorderCOS Vocational Building 104, Hanford CampusThursdday May 5 & 126 to 9 pm6Bernadette Martinho, MS
Developing Capable & Confident ChildrenCOS Kern 712B (first floor), VisaliaWednesdayMay 116 to 8 pm2Kendra Price, ASW

 

 
 
Trabajando con CWS - En EspañolCOS Kern 732 (arriba), Visaliamiércoles11 de mayo6 a 8 pm2Yadira Lopez

 

 Cancelado y reprogramado para el 22 de junio de 2016
 
Social Coping SkillsCOS 715B (upstairs), VisaliaWednesdayMay 18 & 256 to 9 pm6Bev Anderson, MFT
Medically Fragile Infants & ChildrenCOS Vocational Building 112, Hanford Campus ThursdayMay 19 & 266 to 9 pm6Pat Oliver, RN, PHN, MPA
First Aid & Safety/CPRCOS Vocation Education Building Room 112, HanfordSaturdayMay 219 am to 3 pm6Dana Jobe, Paramedic

Participants will be required to purchase the Successful Completion Packet from the instructor at $12.50 per participant (Child Care stickers require an additional $10 fee).  Cash, check and money orders accepted.  Space is limited - pre-register early!  Foster Care Providers have priority, but others may be able to attend if slots remain available by the week of the training. Lunch is on your own.

Behind Closed Doors: Child Abuse & NeglectCOS 715B, VisaliaWednesdayJune 16 to 9 pm3Kimberli Smith, MA
Self-Care for CaregiversCOS Vocational Building 104, Hanford CampusThursdayJune 26 to 9 pm3Pat Oliver, RN, PHN, MPA

Substance Abusing TeensCOS Education Building 72CD, Hanford Campus MondayJune 6 & 136 to 9 pm6Yadira Lopez
Behavior Management StrategiesCOS Kern Building, Room 727B (Upstairs), VisaliaTuesdayJune 7 & 146 to 9 pm3Kendra Price, ASW
Sustancias Abusar Adolescentes - En EspañolCOS Kern 715B (primer piso), Visalia miércoles8 de junio6 a 8 pm2Freddie Reynoso, ASW

 

 
 
Cutting & Self-Destructive BehaviorCOS Kern 712B (first floor), VisaliaWednesdayJune 86 to 8 pm2Bev Anderson, MFT

 

 
 
Becoming a Trauma-Competent Healing ParentCOS Kern 715B, VisaliaThursdayJune 9, 16 & 236 to 9 pm9JulieAnn Jones, MSW

 

 
 

 Kinship Orientations

 
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COLLEGE OF THE SEQUOIAS' FKCE PROGRAM IS NO LONGER PROVIDING KINSHIP/RELATIVE & NON-RELATED EXTENDED FAMLY MEMBER ORIENTATIONS. PLEASE CONTACT TUALRE COUNTY HHSA FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Last Updated: 12/22/2016 9:36 AM