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October 2017

Building Strong Relationships: A Workshop for Adoptive and Foster Families

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Theraplay Institute, 1840 Oak Avenue, Suite 320
Evanston, IL 60626 United States
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$95

Leave with a new energy and some new ideas on how to engage your child in a more playful and loving relationship! Expert Dafna Lender, LCSW, Certified Theraplay Therapist, Trainer and Supervisor, shares practical techniques to help you to respond to behavior, attachment and trauma issues using The Theraplay Institute’s attachment-based parenting approach proven to strengthen family bonds. The all-day, interactive workshop is held in Evanston from 9-5pm on Saturday, October 14, 2017 Family caregivers and pre-adoptive parents welcome. Professionals…

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Theraplay® for Foster/Adoptive Parents

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until November 4, 2017

The Cradle, 2049 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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$75

Secure attachment is essential for healthy child development, but a foster or adopted child’s past may be affecting their behaviors, and consequently having an impact on your connection with your child. Adoption therapist Mandy Jones, LCSW, JD will lead this interactive workshop and teach basic Theraplay® activities to connect and engage with your children, as well as help them to regulate behaviors. During this two-part workshop, you will be better prepared to: learn strategies for remaining connected with your teen;…

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January 2018

Building Strong Relationships: A Workshop for Adoptive and Foster Families

January 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Theraplay Institute, 1840 Oak Avenue, Suite 320
Evanston, IL 60626 United States
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$95

Leave with a new energy and some new ideas on how to engage your child in a more playful and loving relationship! Expert Dafna Lender, LCSW, Certified Theraplay Therapist, Trainer and Supervisor, shares practical techniques to help you to respond to behavior, attachment and trauma issues using The Theraplay Institute’s attachment-based parenting approach proven to strengthen family bonds. The all-day, interactive workshop is held in Evanston from 9-5pm on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Family caregivers and pre-adoptive parents welcome. Professionals…

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