Child Development Associate (Session 1)
This section includes the following modules of the Child Development Associate:
Social/Emotional Development 0-5 45 Hours
Provides information needed to evaluate and implement behavior supports that are appropriate for young children who exhibit challenging behaviors. A key element will be functional behavioral assessment procedures and a range of preventative behavioral interventions.
CDA Preparation and Support 10 Hours
Advising and guidance in preparation for submitting a CDA application. Includes support for creating a professional portfolio, conducting a self-study and family questionnaire, writing competency and professional philosophy statements, and preparing for the CDA exam.