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Strength Based Resilience for Child Care Providers

Open to providers located in northwestern Minnesota counties of

Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, and Roseau.


Learning outcomes: 

  • Recognize and identify strengths in yourself and the children in your care. 
  • Recognize the impact of stress and trauma on the child’s learning and educational abilities. 
  • Understand the social-emotional development of the child to implement strength-based strategies. 
  • Reflect on observation techniques to assess needs and identify each individual’s unique strengths, including self. 
  • Learn how to view challenging behaviors through the lens of strengths. 

Contact Kathy Magnusson for questions or additional information or call/text (218) 242-5318

Develop Approved

Level 1 – Explores 
The course covers the following KFCs:
I: Child Development and Learning (2 Hours)
II.A: Creating Positive Learning Experiences (2 Hours)
II.C: Promoting Social and Emotional Development (2 Hours)
IV.B: Assessing and Using Information to Plan (2 Hours)
IV.A: Observing, Recording and Assessing Development (2 Hours)
VI: Professionalism (2 Hours)

Total of 12 hours!!

Course will require participants to have 8 hours of virtual learning and

4 hours of requirements to complete outside of class time. 



Registration for the 2023 Spring Cohort has now closed.

Sign up for the waitlist for the 2023 Fall Cohort at