Online Training Resources for Professionals

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The Pathways for Parents program is developing a series of webinars recorded on Basic Rights, Understand the IEP, Post-Secondary Transition and School Discipline and Suspension.  The series will be presented in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, Cape Verdean Creole, Chinese and Vietnamese.

The Federation for Children with Special Needs has a variety of archived webinars; new seminars are added monthly:

  • Topics include:
    • Between the Lines: Reading Disabilities and Assessments
    • Understanding and Supporting Anxiety in Children
    • Engaging Families in Supporting Their Children’s Education
    • Mental Illness and the IEP

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network has a variety of webinars and e-learning courses:

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  • Topics include:
    • Trauma-Informed Care: Understanding and Addressing the Needs of Unaccompanied Children
    • Attachment, Development, Trauma, and Socio-Cultural Responsive Interventions for Young Children
    • Preparing Your Organization to Respond to Disasters and Terrorism
    • Understanding the Intersection Between Cyberbullying and Trauma

The Institute for Health and Recovery offers several free online trainings:

  • Topics include:
    • Intro to Psychological Trauma (for Substance Use Disorder Treatment Professionals)
    • Intimate Partner Violence in Treatment for Substance Use Disorders
    • Men, Gender, and Trauma

Massachusetts Advocates for Children has a number of recorded webinars including:

Understanding the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)

School Discipline 

School Exclusion