Making the Leap: The Transition from School to Adult Life, April 25, 2014
The Connecticut Council on Adoption presents: Making the Leap: The Transition
from School to Adult Life. The transition process from school to adult
life poses certain challenges for all students and may be greater for a student
with special needs who is in foster care or adopted. Presenters will be
from CPAC (CT Parent Advocacy Center) and CT DMHAS Young Adult Services.
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Registration Now Open: Annual CAFAP Conference, May 2-3, 2014, New Haven, CT
"It's All About You! Parents Caring for Themselves So They can Better
Care of Connecticut's Kids." For more information visit
Trauma-Focused Integrated Play Therapy, May 9, 2014, Hartford, CT
Creative Interventions for Children and the Families. Presented by
Eliana Gil, PhD and sponsored by The Village for Families & Children. See
brochure for registration details.
Training for Adoption Competency, 2013-2014
Training for Adoption Competency (TAC) is a comprehensive training for
professionals in the social work, mental health, and child welfare fields. The
training will provide you with the clinical knowledge and skills needed to
effectively serve the adoption kinship network. See
brochure for more
information or download online
We invite therapists with
specialized skill and training in adoption to complete our questionnaire.
Qualified therapists will be included in an upcoming online directory.
Training Co-sponsorship Opportunity
Funding is available to help provide training opportunities for adoption professionals and
adoptive families. Learn more >