Professional Development

Professional Development Trainings

Professional Development Trainings are available to school district staff, Imperial County agency representatives, and local community-based organizations. Positive Youth Development Presentations are also made available to students and families for the purpose of awareness, education, prevention/early intervention, and enhancing Social Emotional Learning.

Topics may include:

  • Chemical Dependency
  • Tobacco-use/E-cigarette-use Prevention and Education
  • Early Identification of Student Mental Health Issues
  • Wellness/Self-Care Education
  • Gang and Violence Prevention
  • Bullying and Cyberbullying
  • Impacts of Trauma
  • Impacts of Abuse and Violence on Children and Youth
  • Impacts of Homelessness on Children and Youth
  • Support Group Training
  • Risk and Protective Factors
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Parenting Skills
  • Managing Aggressive/Violent Behaviors
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Asset Building and Resiliency
  • Brain-Based Learning
  • Managing Stress and Anxiety
  • School Climate and Culture