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Early Childhood Mental Health Training Scholarship Opportunities

Napa Infant-Parent Mental Health Fellowship ProgramJanuary 2020

This highly regarded 15-month fellowship is an intensive, interdisciplinary training and mentoring program for professionals who work with children ages 0 to 5.  The program provides a rich, interdisciplinary learning experience designed to equip professionals with the latest thinking and research on models of care. Participants will gain an understanding of relationship-based therapies, through monthly 2-day intensive training.

For more  information about the program, please visit: Napa-Infant-Parent-Mental-Health-fellowship

Child-Parent Psychotherapy Learning Collaborative- Spring 2020

An 18-month training program that is intensive enough to allow most practitioners to adopt Child-Parent Psychotherapy. Trainees are placed into teams of licensed mental health professionals, to foster collaborative learning and support. The Learning Collaborative model was adapted from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network Learning Collaborative model. Training will be held in Yolo County and Scholarship Awardees will be awarded full tuition.

For more information about the program, please visit: Child Parent Psychotherapy Learning Collaborative  and CPP Provider Training.

Applications for CPP will be available Winter 2019.

For additional questions, please contact Lori Duisenberg at:

Ongoing Funding Opportunities

Event Sponsorship

First 5 Yolo is proud to help sponsor local events, trainings, and activities that focus on young children and families, and that align with First 5 Yolo’s Mission, Strategic Plan, Guiding Principles, and Priority Areas. Sponsorship requests of up to $250 will be considered toward support of the following types of activities that are offered in Yolo County: Community Events, Professional Development/Trainings, Family Education Events, and Fundraising Events.

Starting on July 1,2017, applications may be returned via email to First 5 Yolo, as noted in the policy.

Sponsorship Guidelines and Application Form

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