MN AdoptEd Workshops

The MN ADOPT Education Program promotes the importance of ongoing learning through a variety of in-person and online 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.

Need credit toward your foster care license? MN ADOPT offers Certificates of Attendance following every in-person and live webinar. If you watch a pre-recorded webinar, you will have the option to complete a post-test and receive a Certificate of Completion.

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

Our webinars cover sensitive topics such as grief, trauma, abuse, neglect, and sexual behaviors. We acknowledge these topics may be triggering or uncomfortable for some individuals. Please be mindful of your own boundaries and needs.

Upcoming Workshops
Title Date Location Presenter Audience & Level
November
November
Adoption Panel: Exploring the Adoptive Experience Through the Lens of Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation 11/05/2021 WEBINAR Janet Bystrom Micek, LICSW Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
When Trauma Walks into Your Classroom (or Home) 11/10/2021 WEBINAR Kristin Souers, MA, LMHC Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
Self-Care While in the Trenches 11/17/2021 WEBINAR Amber Morrighan MA, LMFT Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
[PROFESSIONALS] Moral Injury in Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship Arrangements 11/18/2021 WEBINAR Michelle D Seymore, MPNA and Ed Morales, MPP, MSW, LICSW Professionals (Intermediate)
(2-Part Series) The Couple Check-Up: Keeping Relationships Strong in the Adoption and Fostering Journey 11/30/2021 WEBINAR Torrey E. Carroll MA, LPC & Nikki M. Carroll MA, LPC Parents (Beginner)
December
December
Supporting Children in Care Through the Holidays 12/01/2021 WEBINAR Amy Bailey, LMSW Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
February
February
A Family Affair: The Impact of Foster Care and Adoption on the Family System 02/22/2022 WEBINAR Torrey E. Carroll MA, LPC & Nikki M. Carroll MA, LPC Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
March
March
The Aftermath of Suicide: Survivors Living Through the Pain 03/02/2022 WEBINAR Marc Markell Ph.D., CT Parents & Professionals (Beginner)
Using Sustainable Wellness to Move Beyond the Pandemic Woes 03/08/2022 WEBINAR Brandon Jones, MA Parents & Professionals (Beginner)