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Kern Bridges Youth Homes Offers Training
Contact: Jim VanderZwan, Adoptions Director, Kern Bridges Youth Homes, 661-342-6229
Continuing Education Training offered - Strength-Based Culture in a Foster Home, School or Residential Environment
(Bakersfield, CA) Kern Bridges Youth Homes (KBYH), a local nonprofit organization serving abused, neglected and most often orphaned children, as well as foster youth and their families, will present a continuing education training workshop, “Facilitating a Strength-Based Culture in a Foster Home, School or Residential Environment”
The workshop will explore the biases and beliefs that impede staff/client/
Sternberg has 38 years of professional experience in residential and youth services, working in Probation, Mental Health and Residential Treatment Centers. He was the executive director of Victor Treatment Centers, a multifaceted residential, school and out-patient Mental Health Program for mentally-ill youth and their families. He serves on the Executive Board and is the Research chairman for The American Association of Children’s Residential Centers.
The training offers 5 CEU hours to MFT/LCSW for $25, including a light breakfast and lunch. For registration information, contact Jim VanderZwan, KBYH Adoptions Director at 661-342-6229. A Children’s Home Society of California grant to Kern Bridges Youth Homes has made it possible to for KBYH to offer the workshop at low cost.
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