Online Sibshop Facilitator Training, hosted by SLN and S.I.B.S For Illinois Residents – Session A
August 18 @ 2:00 pm - August 21 @ 3:30 pm| $10
Sibshop Facilitator Training
Presented by The Sibling Support Project
Join us to learn about the unique concerns and opportunities of siblings of individuals with disabilities, and how to support them through Sibshops!
Sibshops are fun, supportive events for siblings, the family members who share the longest-lasting relationship with a person who has a disability. Sibshops provide children with opportunities to obtain peer support and make connections, while sharing the delights and challenges faced by having a sibling with disabilities.
Sibshop Facilitators are often professionals and parents, educators, service providers, adult siblings…and anyone who would like to support the lives of sibs.
Participants attending the training will learn about how to lead a Sibshop, and experience one firsthand!
Zoom Sibshop Facilitator Certification Training
You are required to attend ALL 4 90-minute sessions in order to become a Certified Sibshop Facilitator
Tuesday August 18 – Friday August 21
Daily virtual sessions from 2:00PM – 3:30 PM CT
Registration for the Sibshop Facilitator Training is Free
CEU’s provided by University of Illinois Chicago: $10
CEU’s provided by the Institute on Disability and Human Development for the following license types: Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Illinois Teachers Professional Development (PD), LCSW/LSW, RD, NHA, OT, PT, QIDP, and SLP.
This training is presented by the Sibling Leadership and Supporting Illinois Brothers and Sisters, in partnership with the Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities. This project is supported, in part by grant number CFDA 93.630, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects with government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official ACL policy.
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