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Chapel Hill "CHS and GAL District 15B Collaboration Day"
November 2, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pmFree
Please join GAL District 15B and Children’s Home Society for a collaborative day of training, lunch, and helpful (fun!) self-care activities. Register for the workshops at the bottom of this registration form. RSVP deadline is 5:00 pm on 10/29 to reserve your spot.
- Breakfast meet and greet: 8:30 am (provided by GAL Dist. 15B)
- Maintaining the Capacity to Care, Part 1: Compassion Fatigue
- Child Focused Recruitment- Lunch and Learn (lunch provided by CHS)
- Maintaining the Capacity to Care, Part 2: Building Resilience
About the trainers:
Walter Johnson, B.A., is a Fatherhood Educator and Professional Trainer for Children’s Home Society of North Carolina. He has specialized in working with fathers for over twelve years, offering fatherhood programs in settings as varied as prisons, social service agencies, and churches. Walter is passionate about using education as a tool to improve father engagement.He is a North Carolina Certified Parent Educator, with experience as a certified 24/7 Dad Train-the-Trainer through the National Fatherhood Initiative, the largest provider of fatherhood resources and training in the nation. He is also an accredited provider for Triple P Positive Parenting Program. Since 2013, Walter has had the opportunity to bring his passion for fatherhood to both human service professionals and family members as an educator working statewide under the Permanency Innovation Initiative in North Carolina. This initiative focuses on improving permanency outcomes for youth at risk of aging out of foster care. Walter graduated from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, is a husband and father of three children, and currently resides in Greensboro.