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August 2019

The Adoption Process from A to Z

August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Glenside Public Library, 25 East Fullerton Ave
Glendale Heights, IL 60139 United States
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Are you considering adoption? Have you started the process? Here's a unique opportunity to learn about fundamentals of the adoption process through a workshop presented by Sally Wildman, a Chicago and Northbrook attorney with more than eighteen years of experience in this field. Prepare yourself as Ms. Wildman distinguishes types of adoption available -- agency, private, related, foreign and foster parent -- and the many steps required -- including homestudy, foster parent licensing, and immigration steps. Ms. Wildman establishes a framework to…

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September 2019

Parenting in SPACE Training

September 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Adoption Center of Illinois, 5828 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60660 United States
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We are all perfect parents who employ just the right approach for connecting with our children. Except when we don’t. Or when our best just can’t reach them because their experiences of trauma in early childhood make connecting with us particularly challenging. While it is frustrating if we miss the mark with our kids, we don’t need to give up. Instead, we can move beyond traditional parenting approaches to therapeutic parenting – consciously using as many interactions as we can…

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