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
November
November
FASD From a Trauma Lens (November 18, 2019) Monday, Nov 18th 2019
05:00 PM — 08:00 PM (CST)
Mountain Iron Community Center, 8586 Enterprise Dr. South, Mountain Iron, MN 55768 Barb Clark
[FosterEd] Nurturing Foster Children (and Yourself!) (November 19, 2019) Tuesday, Nov 19th 2019
06:00 PM — 09:00 PM (CST)
Law Enforcement Center, 3800 Braddock Ave NE, Buffalo MN, 55313 Amie Summers, LGSW
[Webinar] Understanding Children 0-5 from a Developmental Lens: An Overview of Child Development from Birth to Age 5 (November 19, 2019) Tuesday, Nov 19th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Heather Siek, Psy.D. LPCC
December
December
[WEBINAR] Handle With Care: Navigating Children's Birth Family Connections (December 3, 2019) Tuesday, Dec 3rd 2019
06:30 PM — 08:00 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Wendy Wolff, MS
January
January
The Kaleidoscope: Changing How You See & React to Your Children’s Behaviors [4 Part Series] (January 15-February 12, 2020) Wednesday, Jan 15th 2020
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
3-Part Webinar + Children’s Home Society 1605 Eustis St, St Paul, MN 55108 Nancy Binford, Tom Ewald, and Dinah Dale
Some Kids Have Two Families (January 16, 2020) Thursday, Jan 16th 2020
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM (CST)
Olmsted County Social Service, 2117 Campus Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904 Deena McMahon, MSW, LICSW
[FosterEd] Trauma: How This Hidden Wound Can Impact a Child Long After It Occurs! (January 25, 2020) Saturday, Jan 25th 2020
09:00 AM — 03:30 PM (CST)
Meeker County Family Services Center, 114 N. Holcombe Ave., Litchfield, MN 55355 Room 200 Amber Morrighan, MA, LMFT
[WEBINAR] Strategies to Support Positive Racial Identity Development in Transracial Adoption (January 31, 2020) Friday, Jan 31st 2020
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Dr. Chaitra Wirta-Leiker
February
February
Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) (February 3, 2020) Monday, Feb 3rd 2020
06:00 PM — 08:30 PM (CST)
Rice County Social Services, 320 Third St. NW, Fairbault, MN 55021 Meagan Galbari, MA, LPCC
[WEBINAR] Kids Hair Fundamentals (February 4, 2020) Tuesday, Feb 4th 2020
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Melissa Taylor
Connected Parenting – Hope and Healing [2-Part Series] (February 12 & 19, 2020) Wednesday, Feb 12th 2020
06:30 PM — 08:30 PM (CST)
Education 4 Everyone, 2446 University Avenue West, St Paul, MN 55114 Lisa Krause, M.A. CFLE and Deborah Fjeld
[WEBINAR] Put Your Own Oxygen Mask on First: The Importance of Understanding Secondary Trauma and Practicing Self-Care (February 25, 2020) Tuesday, Feb 25th 2020
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Sue Badeau
March
March
[WEBINAR] Preventing, Recognizing, and Responding to Child Sexual Abuse (March 3, 2020) Tuesday, Mar 3rd 2020
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM (CST)
WEBINAR Jenna Quinn
April
April
Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI): 4 Part Series (April 16- May 7, 2020) Thursday, Apr 16th 2020
06:00 PM — 08:30 PM (CST)
Anoka County Government Center, 2100 3rd Ave. Anoka, MN. 55303 Meagan Galbari, MA, LPCC