Feb 26, 2022 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Welcome Back Super Saturday Goers!! We have an amazing Virtual 3 hours of training planned for you. Sign up now and be sure to reserve your spot. Materials will be distributed to help you implement the strategies you learn during this Super Saturday. Plan to join us from 9:00 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. with a 15-minute break.

(Training Materials & Certificates will be given to participants who meet all the training guidelines)

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Introduction & Training Attendance Guidelines

9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Session 1: Trauma to Resilience

Presenter: Nida Paul, LMHC, NCC

Description: This training focuses on the impact of trauma and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) as well as the impact of positive childhood experiences (PCEs) on children. It provides strategies for teachers to help promote resilience in children through a trauma-focused care approach. Finally, this training will address ways for teachers to cope with challenges they face because of being exposed to children’s trauma stories on a regular basis.

 Participants will learn:

·       Outcomes and findings of the ACEs study,

·       Definition of toxic stress and its impact on the developing brain,

·       Impact of PCEs on children,

·       The importance of resilience and ways to promote it in children,

·       Self-care and coping skills to manage the negative impact of trauma stories on themselves.

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Brain Break - Stretch grab a snack while the video of the upcoming events is shared. Following the break type your name in the chat with the statement I'm back! This will let us know you are back from break and engaged for Session 2. Remember that you must participate in the chat or verbally to receive a certificate.

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Session 2: The Importance of Screening for Developmental Delays and Behavioral Concerns

Presenter: Antonella Malca and Lindsey C. Kostura

Description: Along with an overview of the work HomeSafe does and its collaboration with ELC and surrounding partner agencies, we will delve into the world of developmental and behavioral screening.

 Participants will learn:

The Importance of developmental and behavioral screening of children

The benefits of providing these screenings to young children.

How to identify toxic stress in the home and its impact on child development.


We STRONGLY RECOMMEND that you join our Virtual Training via computer for the best interactive experience by clicking on the following link. You can join a Teams meeting anytime, from any device, whether or not you have a Teams account. If you don't have an account, follow these steps to join.

1. Go to the meeting invite and select the meeting link

2. That will open a web page, where you'll see two choices: CHOOSE "JOIN ON THE WEB"

3. Enter FULL NAME where it says, Guest

4. ALLOW mic and camera when asked

4. Select JOIN NOW

If you do not have access to a laptop and opt to join via a Smart Phone, please download the Microsoft TEAMS app from your Apple App Store or Google Play Store and Join as a Guest.

View Microsoft TEAMS How to Join Tutorial:

Event Information


Contact Us

Parents: (561) 514-3300
Providers/Administrative: (561) 214-8000
Boynton Beach Administrative Office Hours: 8:30am to 5pm (Monday-Friday)
Palm Springs & Rivera Beach/Port Center Office Hours: 8am to 5:30pm (Monday-Thursday) 

Special Notice:

If you require Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations to participate in any ELCPBC event or activity, please notify Christie Young, Single Point of Contact, by phone at 561-214-7424 or by email at within at least seven (7) days of the event. Accommodation will be provided at no extra charge.