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
May
May
[FOR PROFESSIONALS] The Increasing Rates of Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety: Helpful Tools & Interventions (May 29, 2019) Wednesday, May 29th 2019
09:30 AM — 11:30 AM
Lyon County Law Enforcement Center, 611 W Main St, Marshall, MN 56258 Heather Siek, Psy.D., LPCC
[WEBINAR] Healing the Whole Child; Comprehensive Child Wellness Assessments for Adopted, Fostered, or Kinship Care Children (May 30, 2019) - FREE Thursday, May 30th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Mary Jo Spencer, CPNP, APRN, MPH
June
June
[FosterEd] Who's in the Doghouse Now? How Parenting Stress Makes a Marital Mess...and What To Do About It! (June 3, 2019) Monday, Jun 3rd 2019
06:15 PM — 08:15 PM
Pope County Courthouse, Community Room, 130 E. Minnesota Ave., Glenwood, MN 56334 Paul Buckley, LMFT
[WEBINAR] The Power of Words – What to Say to Your Adopted Teen and Why…. (June 4, 2019) Tuesday, Jun 4th 2019
12:30 PM — 02:00 PM
WEBINAR Katie Naftzger, LICSW
[FOR PROFESSIONALS] 2-Part Workshop for Professionals: The Neuropsychological Evaluation & Attachment, Resiliency, and Competency (ARC) (June 13, 2019) Thursday, Jun 13th 2019
10:45 AM — 03:00 PM
CH/LSS, 1605 Eustis St., St. Paul, MN 55108 Dr. Nancy Binford
[WEBINAR] Creating Inclusive Homes & Services for LGBTQ+ Youth in Our Care (June 18, 2019) Tuesday, Jun 18th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Eva Wood, Esq.
[WEBINAR] The Lessons of Abuse: People who love you hurt you! (June 20, 2019) Thursday, Jun 20th 2019
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM
WEBINAR Dr. Eliana Gil
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
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