Courage to Speak – Courageous Parenting 101® Facilitator Online Training Course

Facilitator Training Course Courage to Speak – Courageous Parenting 101® Facilitator Online Training Course

Courage to Speak - Courageous Parenting 101® "Parenting Through The Opioid Crisis and Beyond" ™

The Courage to Speak - Courageous Parenting 101® facilitator online training course is an essential program designed for professionals dedicated to preventing substance misuse among youth. Priced at $850, this comprehensive training is perfect for school counselors, health class teachers, social workers, law enforcement officers, substance abuse professionals, and anyone with a background in prevention who wants to make a significant impact in their community.

The free program offered to parents is available in both English and Spanish, making it accessible to a wide audience. All facilitators are trained and certified by the Courage to Speak® Foundation, ensuring they have the expertise to effectively deliver the Courage to Speak - Courageous Parenting 101® program. This training empowers facilitators to educate parents, equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to communicate openly and honestly with their children about the dangers of drugs and other risky behaviors.

Key Benefits of the Training:

  • Enhanced Communication Skills: Facilitators learn how to teach parents to develop better communication skills, which are crucial in preventing substance misuse. Parents will be able to have meaningful conversations with their children about the risks of drug use.
  • Supportive Parenting Techniques: The program equips parents with strategies to support their children in making healthy lifestyle choices, such as avoiding tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: The training includes detailed modules that cover a wide range of topics related to drug prevention and parenting. Facilitators will be able to guide parents through these topics, ensuring they understand and can apply the lessons in their daily lives.

What Does the Training Include?

  • Video Training: The course consists of several video modules, providing in-depth training on how to market the Courage to Speak - Courageous Parenting 101® program and the specific content to be taught to parents.
  • Certification: Upon completion, facilitators receive certification from the Courage to Speak® Foundation, validating their ability to teach the program.
  • Multilingual Options: The free presentation for parents is available in both English and Spanish, ensuring it can reach diverse communities.
  • Ongoing Support: Certified facilitators have access to ongoing support and resources from the Courage to Speak® Foundation.

Why Choose This Training?

The Courage to Speak - Courageous Parenting 101® program is backed by research and has shown significant positive outcomes.

Yale School of Medicine

According to a Yale University evaluation, the program leads to:

  • Significant increases in parents regularly talking with their children about the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
  • Increased frequency of conversations about setting clear rules and expectations regarding substance use.
  • Improved confidence among parents in dealing with substance use issues among their children.
  • Greater willingness among parents to engage in conversations about drug use with other parents.

By becoming a certified facilitator, you will play a pivotal role in empowering parents and helping them protect their children from the dangers of substance misuse. Your efforts can create a ripple effect, fostering healthier communities and brighter futures for the next generation.

To apply for the online training, please fill out a Courage to Speak Facilitator Application.