Supporting Everyone’s Mental Health → April 2021 Mental Health Series

April: Building Resilience while Social Distancing: Parental Depression & Coping

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 2:30 PM ET

Social isolation can have a profound impact on parental mental health and resilience, affecting both parents and their children. This webinar will explore the similarities between isolation and depression, paying close attention to the distinct needs and behaviors of parents suffering from depression and anxiety. You will learn coping skills you can share with parents to address the effects of isolation in the short and long terms. You will also learn when to consult with mental health professionals in your work with families.

Course Format:
Live Interactive Webinar on Thursday, April 22, 2021, 2:30 PM ET
Live Spanish Translation Available!

# of hours:
1.5 - clock hour certificate will be provided

Professionals who work with families of young children, including early care educators, family child care providers, mental health consultants, home visitors, pediatricians, early interventionists, and more.

What you will learn:
  • The similarities and differences between isolation and depression
  • Coping skills parents can use to address the effects of social distancing
  • When and how to engage mental health professionals in your work with families

Number of participants:
Maximum of 500

$30/webinar or $75 for all 3 Webinars

BTC Learning Network Member Price: $28/webinar or $70 for all 3

This course is a part of the Supporting Everyone’s Mental Health Webinar Series. As we confront the dual crises of COVID-19 and systemic racism, we are all experiencing stressful and unfamiliar situations on a daily basis. As early care professionals working with families, we need to care for our own mental health and the mental health of our families. This webinar series will offer family-facing providers strategies they can use in their work that honor everyone’s experiences, build resilience, and nurture self-care.

Would you like to bring this course or another BTC training to your program, organization, or community? BTC facilitators can offer our courses online to your community. We can also customize trainings to meet your program’s or organization’s professional development needs. Contact us today for more information:

Clock Hour Credit: 1.5

  • Live Webinar Zoom Meeting Details
  • Building Resilience while Social Distancing
  • Webinar Evaluations & Recording available after live session 100d
  • Webinar Evaluation
  • Evaluación del seminario web (Español)
  • RECORDING: Previously Recorded Webinar
  • Resources
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Webinar Evaluation"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever