Featuring Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) methods developed by Dr. Karyn Pervis and Dr. David Cross from the Karyn Pervis Institute of Child Development at TCU to help bring attachment and connection to families.
The content is ideal for adoptive and foster parents, those considering adoption or foster care, and those who are serving and supporting others, including social workers, school and agency professionals, church staff and ministry leaders, counselors and therapists.
Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (including breaks and 1 hour lunch)
All participants will receive conference materials, drinks, light snacks and lunch both days. Childcare is not provided for this event. Registration through https://empoweredtoconnectgr.eventbrite.com or calling AFSN at 616-458-7945 is required.
For more information on what to expect at an Empowered to Connect Simulcast, please visit www.empoweredtoconnect.org%2Fconferences%2F&h=ATMevQAwKBtZd0HobvldF_4SrepjhowYNzcO6QQxTriGNy9zfKT-kJaPmF-4qX5A1S0rU27dtk67VdW-PyUYw1BIWmiXJaNe0w5uWFLFlPbmPEfJFdoFT9_3CqBasjVAPfcxMn57-YKs2sjM06u8saBwECgRz2qvsVDCVSXjGYbU-Qah">www.empoweredtoconnect.org
AFSN will send all foster and adoptive parents a certificate of completion including training hours they attended. Each professional interested in receiving hours and a professional certificate is required to register and pay a separate fee at www.etccontinuingeducation