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Ethical Guidelines for Supporting Families at Risk of Disruption or Dissolution:

A 3-part series for Adoption Professionals on Preparing, Educating, and Supporting Adoptive Families.

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!

Single Webinar:

$35 for NCFA Members
$40 for the Public

3 Part Series

$95 for NCFA Members
$105 for the Public

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Week 1: Understanding Dissolution and Assessing the Risk

kris fasseMonday, April 14th at 3:00pm EDT

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.


Week 2: Adoption Dissolution – Can it Be Prevented? Educating and Supporting Families in their Journey

jayne schooler

Monday, April 21st at 3:00pm EDT

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.





Week 3: Best Practices in Dissolution: Legal and Psychological Implications for Children, Families, and Agencies

heidi cox

jon bergeron

Monday, April 28th at 3:00pm EDT

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!

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