Pyramid Model Infant Toddler Series - Module 1: Understanding Social & Emotional Development


January 20, 2020,
February 17, 2020,
March 09, 2020,
April 13, 2020,
May 18, 2020, and
June 15, 2020


Training is from 1:00 PM to 2:45 PM


No Fee


Pyramid Model Infant Toddler Webinar Series (Social and Emotional Health)

This is a Social and Emotional Webinar and Coaching Call Series Sponsored by Early On® & the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), Division of Mental Health Services to Children and Families.

Facilitator: Mary Mackrain, IMH (IV)- Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Mentor- MDHHS

More about the Webinars:  This no-cost series offers 5 webinars on typical and atypical social and emotional development of infants and toddlers, covering topics such as temperament, attachment, nurturing environments and more, using the National Pyramid Model modules  enhanced with Devereux Early Childhood Assessment strategies. Additionally, coaching occurs within  webinars to provide a peer-to-peer learning community for sharing successes, barriers and ideas for using information from the webinars.
Who should attend: Staff working with infants, toddlers and families in the home or caregiving setting (child care, home visiting, playgroups, etc.) or administrators who want foundational information regarding social and emotional development to share with staff.
Each Module is 1 hour and 45 minutes and will include 75 minutes of content and interactive learning and 30 minutes of coaching on use of resources and interventions shared.

Webinars occur on the third Monday of each month starting January 2020 (with the exception of March 9) and are held from 1:00-2:45 pm ET

Information is sequential and those registering are signing up to attend the entire series as part of a cohort.

Pyramid Model Infant Toddler SeriesDatesTime
A. Module 1: Understanding Social & Emotional Development January 20, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET
B. Module 2: Understanding Behavior: Reading Cues February 17, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET
C. Module 3: Forming and Sustaining Relationships with Young Children and Families March 9, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET
D. Module 4: Creating a Positive Social and Emotional Caregiving Climate that Promotes Play Skills April 13, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET
E. Module 5: A Relationship Based Approach to Addressing Challenging Behavior May 18, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET
F. NEW Bonus Module (Not part of the train-the-trainer series, Module 6: Access Criteria for and Facilitating Referrals to Community Mental Health Services June 15, 2020 1:00-2:45 ET

Webinar Connection:

Once you have registered, the connection information will appear here or you will be emailed a link to the webinar at a later date.


Mary Mackrain, IMH (IV)- Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Mentor- MDHHS


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