Touchpoints → Touchpoints: The How of Child and Family Engagement

July2022.Touchpoints: The How of Child and Family Engagement

Beginning July 11, 2022

Brazelton Touchpoints is an evidence-based approach to building strong family-child relationships from before birth through 5. Providers who implement Touchpoints in their practice partner with families to lay the vital foundation for children’s early learning and healthy development. This course consists of five modules. Each module will take approximately 6 hours to complete.

Course Format:
This is a 5 Module course (includes 1hr introduction/orientation and four 3hr live sessions) July 14 - August 11, 2022 (Thursdays 1 to 4 PM ET)
Followed by six monthly one-hour virtual reflective practice sessions. Attendance is required at live sessions. Sessions are not recorded.

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# of hours:

This course is approved for 20.35 Continuing Education Credits for physicians, nurses, social workers, and psychologists. Click Here for more details.

Professionals who work with families of young children, including child care educators, family child care providers, home visitors, pediatricians, early intervention educators, and more

What you will learn?:

  • Strategies for building partnerships with parents that promote family strengths

  • A framework to understand why children’s behavior can sometimes be challenging and confusing

  • Techniques for talking with families about child development concerns

  • How to actively listen to families and collaboratively solve problems related to child development or a child-family relationship
Number of participants:
Minimum of 10
Maximum of 18


BTC Learning Network Member Price: $725
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Clock Hour Credit: 28

  • Module 1: Orientation & Introductions
  • Welcome
  • Course Information
  • Navigating the LMS presentation
  • Module 2: Perspective Taking & Developmental Framework
  • Module 3: Relational Framework, Newborn & Listening
  • Module 4: Nine-Month Touchpoint & Anticipatory Guidance
  • Module 5: Toddler Touchpoint & Emotional Competence
  • Reflective Practice Sessions
  • Follow-up Survey 100d
  • Follow-Up Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever