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ES Wellness, Mental Health & Resilience Series - Supporting Parents to Address Challenging Behavior


Special Workshops

DDS and California Early Start present the Early Start Webinar Series (December 2020 thru May 2021) to address the needs of Early Start during the coronavirus pandemic. This Webinar Series offers:

  • Telepractice Series which focuses on web-based strategies to support the development of infants and toddlers in Early Start.
  • Wellness, Mental Health, and Resilience Series which focuses on preventing, recognizing, and addressing stressors for children, families, and professionals.

Sign up now for the SECOND Webinar in the Wellness, Mental Health and Resilience series, "Supporting Parents in Addressing Challenging Behavior," with Cristina Preuss, Los Angeles Mission College on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

To learn more or to register, visit Early Start Online at

  1. Login or create an account
  2. Enroll in a Webinar Series
  3. Sign up for individual webinars in the series as they become available

Early Start Personnel Development is a collaborative effort of the California Department of Developmental Services and California Department of Education, administered by WestEd Center for Prevention and Early Intervention (CPEI).

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Armenian Parent Support Group


For Armenian-speaking families who have children with special needs of all ages. [in Armenian and English]

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