Child Development Associate (Session 3)
This section includes the following modules of the Child Development Associate:
Brain Development in the Context of Environments and Relationships 45 Hours
Issues related to early brain development and the biological underpinnings of early emotional and cognitive development. A biological view of attachment and social vulnerability.
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.