Trauma-Informed Adoption

Calendar
Webinars
Date
Oct 21, 2022 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Description

Webinar Title: Trauma-Informed Adoption
Webinar Length: 2 hours
Presenter:
McCall Lyon, PsyD
Target Audience:

  • Child advocates (e.g., GAL, CASA)
  •  Child welfare workers
  •  Mental healthcare providers
  •  Supervisors / agency leadership

Objectives:

  • Review the potential impact of early childhood exposure to traumatic events
  • Discuss the importance of the following domains: supporting attachment, developing a healthy adoption narrative, and promoting ongoing connection to the adopted child’s family and/or culture of origin