Join National Council For Adoption and four nationally-renowned experts as they discuss how to support children and families to predict and prevent adoption through education and support when possible and how to safely and ethically transition a child to a new home when it is necessary.
Join us April 14th, 21st, and 28th for three one-hour presentations with additional time for questions and answer in April. Join us for just one of these events or take all three at a special discounted rate!
$35 for NCFA Members
$40 for the Public
$95 for NCFA Members
$105 for the Public
Kris Faasse, LMSW, ACSW, Director of Adoption Services at Bethany Christian Services, will speak from her experience and Bethany’s in-process study on disruption to help explain what we know and don’t know about disruption. Sharing what some risk factors may be and how to best navigate those concerns.
Jayne Schooler, adoption educator and author, will share her expertise on how to best equip families to care for wounded, traumatized children and how to provide supplemental support when hard times come through practical and applicable tools and resources for adoption professionals and families.
Heidi Cox JD, Executive Vice President and General Counsel for The Gladney Center for Adoption and an American Academy of Adoption Attorneys Fellow will present alongside Jon Bergeron, Jr., Ph.D., Director of Family Care at Hope For Orphans. Heidi will focus on the legal and organizational framework to have in place when a child must transition to a new family. Dr. Jon Bergeron will address how to prepare the family and support the child and family so that the transition can proceed with as little trauma as possible.
Don’t miss out! This important series can help better inform on this crucial hot-topic!
For 33 years, NCFA has been the authoritative voice for adoption. Our research and education programs have led the way in promoting sound, ethical adoption policies and practices that have enabled children to find nurturing, permanent families through adoption.
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