Training Programs

Child, Elderly, and Family Development Studies

Active Playing, Active Learning, Active Parenting

A fun-filled summer program for young children ages 2-4 years old and their parents that provides a venue for fine and gross motor skill development, offers opportunities for enhanced problem-solving skills, engages children for self-discovery and provides a venue for knowledge-sharing to parents on child development and early childhood education.

Tentative schedule:
June 22 - July 10, 2015

Venue:
Day Care Laboratory, Department of Human and Family Development Studies, College of Human Ecology, U.P. Los Baños

Course fee:
P2,400

Course coordinator:
Prof. Ria D. Sanchez
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Telephone/telefax numbers: (049) 536-2480
Mobile number: 0915 649 1225

Minimum number of participants required:
12 children per session

Pintig Summer Day Camp: Adolescent Development Program

This 2-day youth camp is an activity towards addressing adolescent concerns in the community through psycho-education and structured learning experience. This aims to provide opportunity for adolescents to explore inward towards the appreciation of their uniqueness and worth, encourage adolescents to explore outward towards awareness of societal issues concerning children and youth. Also, this will inspire adolescents to integrate insights and realizations they gained from their inward and outward explorations into meaningful, reasoned and collective actions and choices within their realm of capabilities as budding individuals, members of families, and citizens of the nation.

  • Tentative Schedule:

              Batch 1: Early Adolescents (13-15 y.o.) - April 18-19, 2015;
              Batch 2: Late Adolescents (16-19 y.o.) - April 25-26, 2015

  • Time: Saturday (8:00 AM to 8:00 PM) and Sunday (9:00 AM to 6:00 PM)
  • Venue: CDL grounds
  • Course fee: P3,500 per person
  • Minimum number of participants: 25
  • Course Coordinator: Mr. Nephtaly Joel B. Botor
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  • Contact numbers: (049) 536-2480 (Office Landline); 0998 547 9506 (Mobile)

Planning of Learning Experiences for Preschoolers

This 3-day seminar workshop is intended for development workers, degree holders (other than education) who are interested in working with children and to acquire knowledge and skills in planning learning experiences for physical motor, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children

  • Tentative Schedule: June 24-26, 2015
  • Venue: DHFDS
  • P3,000 per person
  • Min. no. of participants: 25
  • Coordinator: Prof. Ria D. Sanchez
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  • Contact Numbers: (049) 536-2480 (Office landline); 0915 649 1225 (mobile)

Short Course on Family Relationships

This 2-day seminar workshop is intended for engaged, newly weds or young parents who desire to understand appropriate tips in parenting and strengthening marital relationships and improvement of the quality of family life.

  • Tentative Schedule: July 11-12, 2015 (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Venue: DHFDS
  • Course Fee: P2,000 per person
  • Minimum number of participants: 25
  • Course Coordinator: Prof. Melissa P. Ferido
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  • Contact numbers: (049) 536-2480 (Office landline); 0917 812 6173 (Mobile)

Short Course on Parenting

This 2-day seminar workshop is intended for parents or teachers who desire to understand child development and learn appropriate tips on child rearing.

  • Tentative Schedule: July 18-19, 2015 (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Venue: DHDFS
  • Course Fee: P2,000 per person
  • Minimum number of participants: 25
  • Course Coordinator: Prof. Ria D. Sanchez
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  • Contact numbers: (049) 536-2480 (Office landline) and 0915 649 1225 (mobile)

Short Course Training on the Biopsychosocial Care and Development of Senior Citizens

This 3 day short training course is intended for individuals and students interested to initiate and organize future biopsychosocial development programs or projects for the senior members of the community or institutions. The participants will be introduced to the theories and principles of Elderly Development and Active Ageing, to the psychobiological aspects of Aging and the Aging Process as well to the different modes of delivering or conducting programs, projects, services and activities for the continuous improvement of the quality of life of the elderly members of the family and the society. The training will involve mini-workshops and “hands on” experience on an actual senior day care activity as an integration of what was learned.

  • Date and Schedule: July 25-27, 2015 (Thursday to Saturday)
  • Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Course Fee: P3,000 (inclusive of training materials, 2 snacks and lunch per day, and certificate)
  • Venue: CHE Multipurpose Hall and DHFDS CTL Room
  • Requirements: Individual Application Form and/or official endorsement letter from attached agency/organization if available
  • Coordinator: Dr. Renato V. Torres (EDP Program Leader)
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  • Contact Numbers: (049) 536-5489; 0916 655 0633 (Dr. Torres); 0916 468 8698 (Tricia)
  • Minimum number of participants: 20