This module explores the daily activities of a home visitor and describes skills that can improve a home visitor’s effectiveness: taking a strengths-based approach, using counseling and other strategies for parent education and support, and the importance of effective communication skills.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain the role of a home visitor
  2. Describe a home visit, including the home visitor’s responsibilities before, during, and after the visit
  3. List some skills of effective home visitors