Georgia Center For Resources & Support

Virtual Certificate Training

 Instructions for Virtual Certificate Training:

Thank you for using our Virtual Certificate Training Center. These one hour recordings provide a quick way for you to learn information on topics of interest to you as a parent and get training credit for up to 1.5 hours.  All the trainings are with people who have expertise in the area of adoption,foster care, special needs and parenting. Families will be able to access our online training by following these simple steps:

Step 1–Identify training of interest and select from the titles below. Limited to 4 training requests per week.

Step 2– Call The Georgia Center toll free at 1-866-272-7368 or locally at 404-929-0401 and request the test and required access code that matches the training you wish to review. Allow at least 24 hours to receive the test and access code.

Step 3 - Once you have received the test and access code you are ready to start the training, Complete required registration information and submit.

Step 4-Allow a few minutes for training to download (if you are experiencing any problems please contact The Georgia Center toll free at 1-866-272-7368 or locally at 404-929-0401)

Step 5-  Trainings must be reviewed in their entirety, from start to finish in order to receive your certificate.

Step 6 – Click on the play icon in the center of the screen. This will start your training. Please feel free to review the training as many times as needed.

*NOTE: No test will be emailed out after 4:00PM on Friday.

To receive training certificate please do the following:

Certificate will be issued via email once the following conditions have been satisfied

  1. You must  successfully completed  the test with 80% accuracy or higher
  2. Verification that the training titles have been reviewed.
  3. Return of evaluations for each test
  4. You will be notified via email of the results of your test

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call us toll free at 1-866-272-7368 or locally at (404) 929-0401. We will be happy to have a conversation with you about this process.

                  Acceptable to Awesome Parenting

Adoption Stories

                  Becoming a Trauma Responsive Parent for Children and Teens in Foster Care

                  Blending Families: Making it Work

                  Blue Christmas: Understanding and Coping with Seasonal Depression

                  Body Boundaries: Respecting Personal Space After Sexual Abuse

                  Brain Food

                  Bridging the Gap: The Importance of Birth Parents Visits While in Care

                   Child Development- Gender Development

Child Devlopment: When to ask for Help

Child Development, Part 1: Parenting Styles

Child Development, Part 3: Impact of Multimedia on Children

                  Child Development, Part 4: Aggression to Pro-Social Behavior

                  Child Development, Part 5: Behavioral Nutrition

                  Child Development, Part 6: Disability Awareness, Child Mental Disorders

                  Circle of Safety

                  Cultural Sensitivity

Discipline Through the Years: Ages 0-4

Discipline Through the Years: Part 2- Ages 5-7

                  Education Advocacy for Foster and Adoptive Parents

                  Embracing Anger

                  Every Student Succeeds Act

Family & Medical Leave Act & More

                  Financial Planning

Finding Confidence and Healing through Recreational Outlets for your children

                  Five Love Languages for Children

                  Five Love Languages for Couples

Gardening: A Tool for Family Well-Being

                  Halloween Can Be a Real Treat

                  Here are My Rights

Hoarding, Stealing and Lying: Survival Tools for Children in Care

                  Hoarding: "The Impact on the Family"

Holistic Self-Care

                  How to be a Foster Parent Ally for LGBTQ Youth

                  How to Prevent your Child from Being Victimized

Importance of Creating and Maintaining a Healthy Relationship with Your Child

                  Inducement- Ways to Respond when Children/ Teens Push you Away

                  Keys to Achieving and Maintaining Healthy Hair

                  Loss and Separation- Regaining the Balance

                  Make New Trends but Keep the Old: Celebrating Holidays with Foster and Adoptive Children

                  Modern Family

                  Money Grows on Trees?

                  Obesity, Eating Behaviors and Mental Health in Foster Care Children

Parenting Children with Challenging Behaviors

                  Parenting in the 21st Century

Parenting so you work yourself out of a Job

                  Playing in the Dirt: Using Gardening to Help Transform the Life of a Child

Post Adoption Depression

                  Puberty Series, Pt. 1: What's a Girl to Do? Understanding where Trauma and Puberty Intersect

Putting on the Breaks; A guide to understanding ADHD

                  Responding to Disclosure of Child Sexual Abuse

Review of Teen Language

                  Sensory Play and Activities for Chidlren of Trauma and Neglect

Separating the Message from the Behavior

                  Separation and Loss in Children

                  So Now What? Time Out Didn't Work- Creative Discipline Tools

                  Stages of Development for Preteen and Teen Boys

Successful Strategies for handling Bullying

                  Taxes are Taxing 2015

                  Taxes are Taxing 2016

Teen Brain Under Construction: Solving the Puzzle of Difficult Behavior

Teen Dating Violence: Adult Presentation

                  The Bumpy Brick Road of Puberty

                  The Effects of Adoption on Marriage

                  The Effects of Trauma on Behavior

                  The Firewall Within the Family - Anger

The Importance of Stress Management

                  The Importance of Self Care: Putting Yourself at the Top of Your "To Do" list

                  The Internet, Friend or Foe? How it effects our children

                  The Student Tribunal Process: Protecting the Rights to a Free and Public Education

                  Tools to Help Chidlren Trust Their Caregivers

                  Trauma and Mental Health for Foster Care and Adoptive Parents

                  Trauma Therapy Miracles - EMDR

                  Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences

                  Understanding and Accepting Autism

                  Understanding the Impact of Sexual Abuse

                  What is Attachment Disorder: How does it affect me and my child

                  Who am I?