Ministry for Adoption, Foster Care, and Safe Families

Monthly Adoption Workshops – ETC at Willow Creek – Next is Mar 23rd!

 

Join Willow Creek’s “A Voice for His Children” adoption ministry all year long for Empowered to Connect workshops, every 4th Wednesday of the month! 

These workshops are video-driven, and facilitated by an adoption professional from Bethany Christian Services.

This month we will present
Attachment: Why It Matters, Part 2
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
7:30 – 8:45 PM
Willow Creek Community Church
67 E. Algonquin Road, So. Barrington, IL 60010
Room: Guest Central (off the main lobby)

Please Note: There will be NO CHILDCARE available at this session because there is no Mid-week service or Mid-week For Kids.  
Childcare will resume at the April session.

This video explores the critical role of attachment in a child’s development. Most of us think of attachment as a loving bond between parent and child. But what happens if a child doesn’t receive nurturing, consistent care from a loving parent early in life? Can a parent love a child or a child love a parent, but still not feel securely connected? And what are the consequences of insecure attachments? In this video, adoptive parents share their struggles and successes in pursuit of these answers and experts will share fascinating and encouraging research that reveals how secure attachments can help counter the effects of early trauma.

***Registration for this event is not required. This workshop is offered FREE of charge.

***Training Credit Hours are offered for licensed foster parents.

Questions?  E-mail vcministry127@gmail.com

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