Informational & Training Webinars

Learn about the Devereux Center for Resilient Children’s work, as well as our parent and teacher resources through both archived and live webinar events.  Our early childhood development experts and school-aged experts will share information on promoting social skills for children, healthy emotional development, and resilience!

Click on the dates and times below to register for these free events or view an archived recording of our webinars at your convenience.

Want more webinars to support school-age youth? Check out our partner Aperture Education’s list of free webinars here.

Important Information Regarding Certificates:

  • We offer one certificate per live connection to the webinar. Individuals cannot watch as a group and get certificates for the whole group.
  • We cannot assist with lost passwords nor provide certificates to viewers of recorded webinars. Thank you for your understanding!
  • You must watch the webinar on a desktop or laptop to download handouts and a certificate. You cannot watch on a mobile device (i.e. phone or tablet) to get a certificate.

Informational Webinars (free)

TitleAge RangeDate & Times (EST)Register
FLIP IT! Transforming Challenging BehaviorPreschoolersThursday, May 3, 2018 from 2:00-3:00pmRegistration Closed. Keep an eye out for the recording, which will be posted after the live webinar.
*Certificates are not provided for watching recordings.
How the DECA Program Supports Early Childhood Mental Health ConsultationInfants, Toddlers, & PreschoolersTuesday, May 8, 2018 from 2:00-3:00pmRegister
The Science & Strategies of ResilienceAll Ages & FamiliesThursday, May 17, 2018 from 3:00-4:00pmRegister
Better Together: Head Start Performance Standards & the DECA Program - Two SessionsInfants, Toddlers, & PreschoolersThursdays, May 24 and 31, 2018 from 2:00-3:00pmRegister
Readiness & Reflection: Using the DECA ProgramInfants, Toddlers, & PreschoolersThursday, June 7, 2018 from 2:00-3:00pmRegister

Training Webinars (paid)

TitleAge RangeDate & Times (EST)CostRegister
Two-Session Webinar on Advanced FLIP IT! Transforming Challenging BehaviorPreschoolTuesdays, September 18 and 25, 2018 from 1:00-2:30pm$99Register
Two-Session Webinar on Supporting the Resilience of Your Staff: Make it a Top PriorityAdultsTuesdays, October 23 and 30, 2018 from 1:00-2:30pm$150Register
Two-Session Webinar on the DECA-C (Clinical)Ages 2-5Thursdays, November 1 and 8, 2018 from 1:00-2:30pm$99Register

Archived Recorded Webinars

*Note: We are unable to offer certificates for watching recorded webinars.


  • The Science & Strategies of Resilience – View
  • How to Take Care of YOU: Building Your BounceView
  • DECA Readiness & Reflection to Maximize DECA Program Implementation – View
  • Using the DECA Program in the Context of Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation – View
  • Strategies for Becoming a Resilient Leader – View
  • Conscious Discipline & e-DECA Comprehensive Assessment and Planning System – View
  • FLIP IT! Transforming Challenging Behaviors – View
  • Miami University’s Research Supports the FLIP IT! Strategy – View
  • DECA Program: Promoting Resilience in Children Birth Through Five – View
  • Empowering Parents to Promote Resilience: Your Journey Together – View
  • Aligned: Head Start Performance Standards & Your Journey Together – View
  • How to Support Early Learners with Challenging Behavior (hosted by edWeb) – View
  • Strategies: Supporting Young Children Who Use Challenging Behavior – View
  • Data-Given Strategies that Can Build Children’s Resilience & Reduce Challenging Behaviors – View
  • Facing the Challenge: Supporting Young Children Who Use Challenging Behavior – View
  • Nurturing Your Staff: Building the Resilience of Head Start Teachers – View



TitleAge of FocusVideoHandouts
How To FLIP Your Holiday ScriptAdultsView webinarN/A
Using the DECA for Infants and Toddlers to Enhance Children's Social and Emotional Health in Home Visiting ProgramsInfant/ToddlerView webinarDownload Handout Packet 1

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Promoting Resilience in PreschoolersPreschoolView WebinarDownload handout packet
Promoting Resilience in Infants and ToddlersInfant/ToddlerView WebinarDownload handout packet
An Introduction to the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment for Infants and Toddlers (DECA-I/T) Program WebinarInfant/ToddlerView WebinarDownload handout packet
An Introduction to the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) Preschool Program Second Edition Webinar for NEW USERSPreschoolView WebinarDownload handout packet
An Introduction to the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) Preschool Program Second Edition Webinar for EXISTING USERSPreschoolView WebinarDownload handout packet
An introduction to the DECA-C: A clinical assessment that measures strengths and behavioral concerns in young children 2 through 5 years oldToddler/PreschoolView webinarDownload handout packet
For Now and Forever: Supporting Families in Building Resilience in their Children Birth through Five Years OldInfant/Toddler, PreschoolView WebinarDownload handout packet
Facing the Challenge: Working with Preschool Children with Challenging Behavior ~ with special guest presenter, Barbara Kaiser!PreschoolView webinarDownload handout packet
Promoting Resilience in Children and Families Involved in the Child Welfare SystemInfant/Toddler, PreschoolView webinarDownload handout packet
Socially Strong, Emotionally Secure: Activities to Promote Resilience in Preschoolers at School and HomePreschoolView WebinarDownload handout packet
Reframing Risk and Resilience for Young Children with Messy Lives, presented by guest Speaker, Travis Wright, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education, University of Wisconsin-MadisonPreschoolView WebinarDownload handout
7 Tips for Bouncing Back Over the Holidays: promoting Adult Resilience During a Busy Time of Year!AdultsView Webinar
The Resilient Child: Supporting Your Family Through ChangeInfant/Toddler & PreschoolView Webinars