|Date:||Saturday, April 11, 2015|
|Time:||9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.|
Trauma Informed Care Workshop Series in Mat Su
April 11th: Connecting Before Correcting (Brenda Ursel & Olivia Shears)
Working with High Risk and Traumatized Children in Family Relationships with a School Aged Focus Trainers: Brenda Ursel, Adoption Support Specialist, & Olivia Shears, Family Support Specialist with the Alaska Center for Resource Families
Other Workshops in Series:
May 9th: Special Issues when Working with Teens (Lori Houston & Brad Holl)
About this series: This workshop series is intended for resource families (including foster, relative and adoptive families) as well as agency and tribal staff, and the general community. There is no charge for this event and lunch will be provided for pre-registrants. Resource parents can receive up to 7 hours of training for participation in each workshop.
All workshops are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the North Bowl Conference Room on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway. Contact ACRF at 376-4678 for directions.
There is no charge for this event and lunch will be provided for pre-registrants. Foster parents can receive up to 7 hours of training for participation but no travel stipends or childcare is available.
Sponsored by the Alaska Center for Resource Families
Funded through the Mat Su Health Foundation
For more information or to pre-register, contact Betsy at ACRF 376-4678 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.