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January 2018

Building Strong Relationships: A Workshop for Adoptive and Foster Families

January 20 @ 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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February 2018

The Adoption Process From A to Z

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
New Trier High School, 7 Happ Rd
Northfield, IL 60093 United States
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$18

Sally Wildman, a Chicago and Northbrook attorney with over fifteen years of experience in adoption practice, helps you explore the world of adoption. She presents fundamentals of an adoption and legal steps of this process with focus on preparing you to adopt. Ms. Wildman introduces you to the many types of adoption currently available, including agency, private, foreign, and foster parent adoptions. She identifies home study, foster parent licensing, and immigration steps required in the process. Identify your best options…

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March 2018

The Adoption Process From A to Z

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Lyons Township High School North Campus, Rm 116, 100 S. Brainard Ave.
LaGrange, IL 60525 United States
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$30

Sally Wildman, a Chicago and Northbrook attorney with over fifteen years of experience in adoption practice, helps you explore the world of adoption. She presents fundamentals of an adoption and legal steps of this process with focus on preparing you to adopt. Ms. Wildman introduces you to the many types of adoption currently available, including agency, private, foreign, and foster parent adoptions. She identifies home study, foster parent licensing, and immigration steps required in the process. Identify your best options…

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