Safe Babies spring/summer 2024

This course covers: •    Building compassion and empathy for birth parents •    Understanding addiction and the impacts of prenatal drug and alcohol exposure on the infant •    What to expect when bringing baby home •    Infant development and mental health •    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Format: This online course […]

Professional Development: Relational Permanency

Are you a professional supporting adoptive and permanency parents? Would you like to learn more about relational permanency and what that looks like for families? Join our new professional development workshop series! We’ll share valuable information about the journey of adoptive parents and how you can support them in the permanency planning stage of their […]

Trauma-Informed Parenting online workshop – spring 2024

Parents will learn about the different types of trauma, how they manifest in the developing child and strategies for parenting with a trauma-informed approach. Workshop outline: Session 1 – Trauma and the adopted child Understanding trauma Children in care Child/adolescent development Attachment Trauma storms Session 2 – Core principles of trauma-informed parenting Safety Relationships Communication […]