MN ADOPT Workshops

 

The MN ADOPT Education Program promotes the importance of ongoing learning through a variety of in-person and online-based educational offerings focused on topics specific to parenting through adoption, foster care, or kinship caregiver.

We invite you to explore our upcoming workshops below, as well as those available for immediate purchase in our  webinar library.

Professionals who are interested in collaborating with MN ADOPT’s Education Program, should visit: Professional Collaboration

Upcoming Workshops
Title When Location Presenter
July
July
Groundhog Day (July 18, 2019) Thursday, Jul 18th 2019
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM
Living Waters Lutheran Church, 1911 4th Ave N, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379 Peggy Thomsen, MSW, LICSW
[FOR PROFESSIONALS] The Psychology of Caring (July 18, 2019) Thursday, Jul 18th 2019
01:00 PM — 04:00 PM
Living Waters Lutheran Church, 1911 4th Ave N, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379 Peggy Thomsen, MSW, LICSW
[WEBINAR] Grief and Loss in Foster Care, It’s Complicated! (July 25, 2019) Thursday, Jul 25th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Charley Joyce, LICSW
August
August
[WEBINAR] Complex Trauma in the Classroom: Expanding Awareness and Bolstering Strategies for Educators SUCCESS (August 8, 2019) Thursday, Aug 8th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Paul Buckley, LMFT
Trapped in a Maze With no Lights: School Refusal and Truancy Among Adopted and Foster Care Youth (August 13, 2019) Tuesday, Aug 13th 2019
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church , 700 Snelling Ave South, St Paul 55116 Adam Arnold and Melissa Winship
[WEBINAR] Beyond Bubble Baths and Yoga: Self- Care for Parents (August 15, 2019) Thursday, Aug 15th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Lisa Krause, M.A.
[FosterEd][Part 1] Trauma: How This Hidden Wound Can Impact a Child Long After it Occurs! (August 20, 2019) Tuesday, Aug 20th 2019
06:00 PM — 09:00 PM
Community Room- Law Enforcement Center, 3800 Braddock Ave NE, Buffalo, MN 55313 Amber Morrighan, MA, LMFT
September
September
Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI): 4-Part Series (Tues Sept 17 - Oct 8, 2019) Tuesday, Sep 17th 2019
06:00 PM — 08:30 PM
Park Tavern 3104 Louisiana Ave S, St Louis Park, MN 55426 Meagan Galbari
[FosterEd] Navigating the Joys and Challenges of Birth Family Dynamics While Children Are Living in Foster Care (September 17, 2019) Tuesday, Sep 17th 2019
06:00 PM — 09:00 PM
McLeod County Health and Human Services 1805 Ford Ave. N Glencoe, MN 55336 Wendy Wolff, MS
[FosterEd][Part 2] Trauma: How This Hidden Wound can Impact a Child Long After it Occurs! (September 17, 2019) Tuesday, Sep 17th 2019
06:00 PM — 09:00 PM
Community Room- Law Enforcement Center, 3800 Braddock Ave NE, Buffalo, MN 55313 Amber Morrighan, MA, LMFT
Are You Still in This with Me? Holding onto Your Couples Relationship When the Parenting Road is Tough (September 19, 2019) Thursday, Sep 19th 2019
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM
Olmsted County Social Service, 2117 Campus Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904 Krista Nelson, LICSW, LMFT
[FOR PROFESSIONALS][WEBINAR] Rethinking Challenging Kids: Collaborative Problem-Solving Overview (September 19, 2019) Thursday, Sep 19th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Ed Morales, MPP, MSW, LICSW
[WEBINAR] Creating Inclusive Homes & Services for LGBTQ+ Youth in Our Care (September 24, 2019) Tuesday, Sep 24th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Eva Wood
Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) (September 26, 2019) Thursday, Sep 26th 2019
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM
Blue Earth County Historic Courthouse 3rd floor conference room 204 S. 5th Street Mankato MN 56001 Meagan Galbari, MA, LPCC
[FOR PROFESSIONALS] Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) (September 26, 2019) Thursday, Sep 26th 2019
01:00 PM — 04:00 PM
Blue Earth County Historic Courthouse 3rd floor conference room 204 S. 5th Street Mankato MN 56001 Meagan Galbari, MA, LPCC
Surviving and Thriving: Raising a Child with Attachment Trauma (September 27, 2019) Friday, Sep 27th 2019
09:00 AM — 03:30 PM
Sunrise Banks, 2525 Wabash Ave St. Paul, MN 55114 Deena McMahon, MSW, LICSW and Krista Nelson, LICSW, LMFT
October
October
Promoting and Supporting Racial Identity and Racial Justice for Transracial Adopted Persons and Families (October 30, 2019) Wednesday, Oct 30th 2019
01:00 PM — 04:00 PM
Base Camp – Leadership Center 6202 Bloomington Road Fort Snelling, MN 55111 JaeRan Kim, PhD, LISW