CT Council on Adoption

Invites you to attend our next Practice Committee Forum:

Mental Health Services for Adoptive Families, Part 2

WEDNESDAY 10/16/19 from 10-12
Connecticut Alliance of Foster and Adoptive Families

Join us to continue the conversation started in March on this important topic. Panelists include Nicole McKelvey, DCF;Christine Keys, Klingberg; Maureen O’Neill-Davis, Family Forward/parent, and Laura Langston, Ph.D/parent, speaking about their experiences and exploring ideas for change.

Free to all CCA members. Nonmembers welcome to attend and join for $20 annual dues. Membership can be renewed on site.

RSVP by 10/11 to susanm@afth.org 

Refreshments will be provided.

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CT Council on Adoption

Invites you to our Annual Conference:

“Navigating the Intersectionality of Race,Culture and Adoption: Lessons on Microaggressions, Identity and Reculturation” with Amanda L. Baden, Ph.D.

FRIDAY NOVEMBER 15 from 9am - 4pm (Registration @ 8:15am)
Fantasia, 404 Washington Ave., North Haven

Approval for CEC’s (including the 1 hour requirement per license year on cultural competence) from the CT NASW Chapter is pending. Registration fee will include CEC’s and a buffet lunch. Please contact info@ctadopt.org with any questions.

Buy your ticket and reserve your spot by clicking the link below to view the event’s brochure or by going to the EVENTS tab on our website.

Conference Co-Sponsor: UConn Health Adoption Assistance Program

Below is a link to the most recent North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) Newsletter 2019: Issue 3 Adoptalk