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Reframing parenting training for adoptive parents

Reframing Parenting

A structured support group training designed for parents raising children with adverse childhood experiences or difficult past histories.

Reasonable and Prudent Parenting Standard of the federal Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act

Reasonable and Prudent Parenting

The training will walk foster parents through the Reasonable and Prudent Parenting Standard and discussing what caregivers need to know when making decisions.


Trauma Informed Parenting

This workshop will focus on why raising children not born to us requires different parenting strategies than the children born to us

Kinship Care, Law and Regulation

Options for Relative Caregivers

This workshop provides an overview of all of the options available to kinship including differences in guardianship versus custody, Kinship Guardianship and the child-only or non-parent TANF grant,

SHARED PARENTING: Models for Collaboration

Shared Parenting: Models for Collaboration

This workshop offers a discussion about the realities of shared parenting, offering tips and examples about how foster parents, birth parents and casework staff can work together.

RESILIENCY: What Is It and How to Build It

Resiliency: What Is It and How to Build It

In this workshop, we’ll talk about what resiliency is and how we, as adults who care about children, can nurture and building resiliency in the children we care about.


Parenting to Heal the Traumatized Brain

This workshop will provide parents and professionals supporting families with evidence-based parenting tools to help children heal from adverse histories.

COALITION 101: All About Us

Coalition 101: All About Us

In this workshop, we introduce our audience to the Coalition, discuss who we are and walk through the services and support we provide.