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Talking to Children about Adoption

An Education Seminar for Extended Family and Friends


◊  Parents & in-laws  ◊  Siblings
◊  Other family members  ◊  Friends 
◊  Older children in the family
◊ Nannies

The seminar will help involve family and friends, and will provide education about the different aspects of adoption. The content will be useful during the adoption process, or after the adoption has been completed. Topics include:
  • Positive adoption language
  • How to answer questions – Privacy versus secrecy
  • Adjustments of internationally adopted & older children
  • Understanding open adoption relationships
  • Losses in adoption for everyone in the adoption "constellation"
  • Growing up adopted – presentation by an adult adoptee
  • How family and friends can be supportive - (and what not to do)

Due to the current COVID restrictions, this session will be offered live stream online - it will be a virtual classroom, with the instructor teaching live. There will be guest speakers, and participants will be able to ask questions on the spot.

Date: Please contact us for the next available seminar, or to view the pre-recorded webinar

Registration Fee: $50 per person (inquire about group discounts)

Detailed zoom webinar instructions will be provided for those who are not familiar with using zoom.

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