Circle of Security May 19-22

You’re invited…to attend Circle of Security in Phoenix.  Registration is now available for a newly developed parent education program offering the core components of the evidence-based Circle of Security protocol. This 4-day seminar trains professionals to use an eight chapter DVD to educate caregivers.

Circle of Security® has established a new DVD parenting education program offering the core components of the evidence-based and internationally acclaimed COS© protocol. This 4-Day seminar trains professionals to use an eight chapter DVD to educate parents and caregivers. The program presents video examples of secure and problematic parent/child interaction, healthy options in care giving, and animated graphics designed to clarify principles central to COS©. Circle of Security Parenting© implements decades of attachment research in an accessible step-by-step process for use in group settings, home visitation, or individual counseling.

Watch a sample of the DVD at

Who should attend?

Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Mental Health Counselors, Home Visitors, Family Support Workers, Outreach Workers, Behavior Support specialists, and anyone providing parenting education and/or counseling to parents of young children.

Learning Objectives of the Training:

• Understand the theoretical foundation of the Circle of Security®

• Build a secure base/safe haven relationship with caregivers

• Shift caregiver focus from behavior management to enhancing the quality of relationship

• Understand specific steps to build self-reflection in caregivers

• Use video examples to support increased empathy in caregivers

• Identify new options to help caregivers manage emotions

• Learn step-by-step approaches for promoting secure attachment in children


Lower Level Auditorium, in the Phoenix Corporate Tower

3003 N. Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85012


Registrations now open. Go to  For questions, contact the COS Registrar at  or call 509-462-2024.

*DVD may only be used by those who have completed the 4-Day training. Completion of the 4-Day training does not grant permission to train others in the use of the DVD.


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Home visitation & parent education programs providing a continuum of quality, research-based, & curriculum driven services to support families & children prenatally through age 5.
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