Ministry for Adoption, Foster Care, and Safe Families

Category Archives: via foster care

3-Part Workshops on Adoption & Foster Care

Krista Woods, M.S.W., LCSW is presenting a series of workshops for parents of children that have come to the family via adoption and/or foster care. All workshops will be held at The Chapel’s Barrington Campus: Sat July 16- Helping Adopted Kids with Transitions and Home and School Sat Aug 13 – Adoption through the LifespanContinue Reading

ETC Parent Training Connect Course – April thru June

Empowered To Connect Parent Training Connect Course  Empowered To Connect (ETC) Parent Training is an interactive learning experience designed specifically for adoptive and foster parents. The ETC Parent Training was developed by Michael & Amy Monroe and relies heavily on the Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI®) model developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and her colleagues atContinue Reading

Parenting Workshop: Is It An Adoption Thing?

  Tuesday, December 2, 2014 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM The Cradle 2049 Ridge Avenue Evanston, IL 60201 Speakers: Dori Fujii, LCSW, Cradle Adoption Therapist When your child exhibits behaviors that trouble you, do you: Immediately assume it’s related to his adoption history? Not consider adoption? Struggle to determine when to point to adoption andContinue Reading