Ministry for Adoption, Foster Care, and Safe Families

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2015 AdoptShops with Jane Brown

2015 AdoptShops with Jane Brown LaQuinta Inn and Suites, Bannockburn, IL Date: 24 Apr 2015 7:00 PM EDT The Jane Brown AdoptShops weekend is designed for all types of adoptive families. Jane Brown created AdoptShops to give children and young teens the opportunity to explore their ideas and feelings about adoption and to interact withContinue Reading

Webinar Series for Adoptive Families – Thurs Feb 5th

Adoption Learning Partners presents: Thursday Feb 5th 7pm:  Attachment-focused Parenting: Create a PLACE with your Children Secure parent-child attachments are essential to healthy child development, but often adoption can present challenges to the process. World-renowned attachment expert Dr. Dan Hughes shares family-centered strategies using the PLACE framework (Playfulness, Love, Acceptance, Curiosity, Empathy). Create secure attachmentsContinue 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