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Family Finances Series: Separation & Single Parenting in the Military

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Kacy Mixon

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area and the Family Development concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.How to JoinYou may connect via the APAN Connect system or YouTube Live. For tech support for either system, email us...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 13- Handle with Care: Helping Children Cope with Parental Loss

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 8:00 am EDT - Presented by Kacy Mixon, Bari Sobelson

About this PodcastGrief, or the reaction to the loss of a loved one, is universal. We all experience grief. But does that experience differ in children and adolescents? Estimates suggest that about 5% of children 15 or younger have lost one or both parents (Steen, 1998)....

All Hands on Deck! Developing Culturally Alert Communication in Relationships

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

About this WebinarDuring this 90-minute webinar, participants will be invited to examine the relationship between self-awareness, knowledge of others, and culturally alert interventions. The facilitators will challenge the participants to recognize the influence of...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 12- Ready, Set, THRIVE! A Supportive Approach to Parenting

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 8:00 am EDT

About this PodcastPenn State’s Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness and the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Office of Military Community and Family Policy have joined forces to develop the THRIVE initiative. The THRIVE initiative is being designed to empower parents as...

Staying Strong by Seeking Help: Barriers and Facilitators to Military Mental Health Treatment-Seeking

Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

About this WebinarThis 90-minute webinar addresses the determinants of mental health treatment seeking among military personnel and interventions to increase the percentage of military personnel seeking treatment. Determinants of treatment seeking address both barriers and...

Polishing our Protective Shields: Exploring Ways to Protect Youth from Violence

Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

About this WebinarThis 90-minute webinar will focus on three different types of violence impacting youth including bullying, relationship violence in teens, and school shootings. The facilitator will offer information on trauma-informed approaches to polishing the protective...

Beyond the Shape Sorter: Playful Interactions that Promote Strong Academic and Social-Emotional Skills

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

The evaluation and post-test can be found at this link: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3TPlSvhXP8YBZINA primary way children learn is through their interactions with toys and materials found in their environment. At times, however, children can get “stuck” in a...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 10- Keeping the Connections: A Look at Reintegration Groups for Families

Friday, October 20, 2017 at 8:00 am EDT

To obtain CEUs , take this podcast episode's EVALUATION & POST-TEST here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_agC0bOgi7ZGWhi5About this Podcast Reintegration after deployment is a familiar term for military service members and their families. The transition process...

When Play is More than Just "Playing": Delivering Intentional Instruction through Daily Interactions

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

The evaluation and post-test can be found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b3JRnwEjQWpZrGl We often say, “Play is the work of the child.” But do we really believe in the power of play and its impact on a child’s development and learning trajectories? In this age...

MFLN Virtual Conference: Learning through Change

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

The Military Families Learning Network Virtual Conference took place September 26 - 29, 2017. Watch session recordings, or access descriptions and event materials on the MFLN Virtual Conference homepage.Questions? Email us at MilFamLN@gmail.comCheck out social media...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 9 - Silent Strength: Impacts of Chronic Illness

Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:00 am EDT - Presented by Kacy Mixon

To obtain CEU's, take the episode's EVALUATION & POST-TEST here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_d7jlfBxMotEC6MJAbout this PodcastAccording to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about half of all adults in 2012 had one or more chronic health condition....

The Buffer Zone: What Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study Teaches about Maximizing Health and Wellbeing

Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To obtain CEUs, take the webinar's Evaluation & Post-Test here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0BqtGIkfg2ogGDX About this WebinarIn an attempt to look at the association between childhood trauma and the risk for physical and mental illness in adulthood, Kaiser...

From Diapers to Diplomas: Exploring Resilience in Military Children

Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To obtain CEUs, take the webinar's Evaluation & Post-Test here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3rbrjidDbLjWtql About this WebinarThis 90-minute webinar will provide participants with information about the unique challenges for children in military and veteran...

Have A Seat! Learning What Children Know Through Play

Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

The link to the post-test and evaluation for this webinar is: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7OlNkVaLy2KF8pf When we want to understand what children know and can do, we often turn to tests and other conventional assessment practices. However, what really...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 8 - Four Legged Healers: Exploring Animal Assisted Therapy

Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7:30 am EDT

To obtain CEUs, take this podcast episode's EVALUATION & POST-TEST here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8hT0rTzP5sHxWElAbout this PodcastIt's no secret that animals have the uncanny ability to lift the spirits of others and turn a bad day into a good one. But,...