As a Georgia state-approved trainer by Bright from the Start, BMG has developed and implemented early learning programs and services, specifically as it relates to the behavioral health and learning of pre-school aged children (ages 3-5).
Through more extensive and targeted professional development and training, BMG has centralized its focus to assisting and consulting with early learning centers in the following ways:
(a) Providing informative and interactive workshops centered upon early identification and intervention of learning and social emotional disturbances in the preschool population.
(b) Devising a comprehensive early learning assessment program and
(c) Providing mental health consultation to early childcare professionals and to parents of early learners.
Specialized training topics include:
Understanding Infant Mental Health
Recognizing Early Warning Signs of Learning Delays
From Testing to Teaching: Understanding Cognitive Processing to Inform Instruction
Executive Functioning Skill Development of Young Learners
Through the establishment of collaborative partnerships, BMG has offered trainings to the following entities:
YMCA-Early Child Development Centers Pre-Service Training (August 2013)
Appletree Academy Early Learning Centers
Georgia Head Start Association – Spring 2014 Training Conference