Family Partnerships that Support Child Development

Explore strategies to establish and maintain collaborative partnerships with families. Learn tips for sharing knowledge of child and adolescent development in the context of home visitation.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the skills involved in developing a trusting relationship with families
  2. Use effective communication skills in the context of a trusting relationship
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of typical child development and communicate this information to families
  4. Communicate child development information to families that reflects the Iowa Early Learning Standards
  5. Support family members to meet their child's developmental needs