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"Maintaining the Capacity to Care: Self-Care and Resilience" Online -WJ
May 6, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Building upon the concepts introduced in Part 1, this training focuses on the development and enhancement of specific professional and personal resilience strategies. Participants will have an opportunity to explore the characteristics of resiliency and look at ways to cultivate these characteristics in their daily lives. This is an interactive training designed to engage participants with the goal to positively impact attitudes and behaviors leading to healthy coping skills and overall increased well-being.
Meet the Trainer
Walter Johnson, BA, Professional Trainer and Fatherhood Educator, is a North Carolina Certified Parent Educator, with experience as a certified 24/7 Dad Train-the-Trainer through the National Fatherhood Initiative. He is also an accredited provider for Triple P Positive Parenting Program. Walter is a rostered trainer for the National Child Traumatic Stress network curriculum Caring for Children Who Have Experienced Trauma.
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.