Featuring Advanced Practitioner Credential

When: April 25-26

Where: St. James United Methodist Church 
  •     5540 Wayne Ave 
        Kansas City, MO 64110
Cost: FFCA (Fathers & Families Coalition of America) Members — $139 
  •  Non-members — $169  
     Manual — $39 (BW) or $50 (full-color)

Fathers & Families Coalition of America will be hosting a special 2-day symposium featuring the Fatherhood Advanced Practitioner Credential through their Midwest Region 7 FFCA Affiliates. This training is for social workers, case managers, students, fatherhood practitioners and anyone wanting to engage fathers or learn how to reintroduce the father back to the community. Some of the highlights of the many training topics covered include:

  • Adverser Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
  • Advanced Direct Practices — Individual and Group Setting
  • Ask-Tell-Ask-Reflect
  • Cognitive Behavioral Theory
  • DiSC Personality Behavioral Assessment
  • Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Training
  • Empowerment Perspective
  • Evidence-Based Communication Approaches
  • Father Engagement Strategies Equating to Healthy Families
  • Impacts of Father Involvement & Wellness of Children
  • Life Span of Fathering-Person in the Environment
  • Methods for Mitigating Risks Fostering Increased Resiliency
  • Motivational Interviewing Techniques (MI)
  • Multisystem Therapy (MST)
  • Parenting on Child's Development
  • Participatory Action Research: Practioners Effective Fatherhood Services
  • Pedagogical Approach in Group Facilitation
  • Righting Reflex
  • Schema Therapy
  • Transtheoretical Change Model
  • Trauma-Informed Approach to Systems & Services
  • And much more!


Alfie Tarazan
Enrollment & Credentialing Manager
Assistant to FFCA President & CEO
(760) 578-8661

Brian Williams 
FFCA Midwest Regional Lead Support 
(660) 263-7173