Buffalo - Essential Communication Skills for Working with Youth - 2.20.20

Title: Essential Communication Skills for Working with Youth

Date/Time: February 20 from 3 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Location: 161 Vermont Street Buffalo NY (West Side Community Services)


This training will assist adult caregivers with developing the essential skills needed to provide safe supervision of and effective communication with vulnerable youth. It will examine the concept of self-awareness and look at how adult responses and physical posturing give nonverbal messages to youth with whom they interact. It will also explore the significance of developing skills of positioning, observation and decision making and introduce the concepts of therapeutic intervention and positive role modeling.



Register directly via your Training Coordinator/Director.

You may use the Human Services Learning Center link to register: https://www.hslcnys.org/hslc/


Contact Information:

Jessica Milliman-Estus, Youth Engagement Specialist by e-mail: Jessica.Milliman-Estus@ocfs.ny.gov