Main Menu

Events Detail

Browse this Section Home>Resources>Events Calendar>Events Detail

Claiming Shame Resilience and Self Compassion for Foster Adoptive, Kin, and Birth Parents

Monday, October 3, 2016/Categories: Uncategorized

Event date: 10/22/2016 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM Export event

Location: Mt. Pleasant Comfort Inn & Suites Hotel & Conference Center, 2424 S. Mission Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Details: In the world of foster care, adoption, and kinship care, many unique challenges can leave parents with a sense of hopelessness. Come join us to understand ways to deal with feelings of shame and ideas about how to be compassionate with your children and yourself. The ideas and techniques presented in this workshop will help you to approach raising your children with positivity, even when facing difficult issues. If you enjoy learning through doing, you will gain practical skills to use with both your children and yourself. This workshop promises to leave you with a better understanding of healthy ways to approach the difficult work of raising foster, adopted, kin, and birth children. This training will utilize exercises and small and large group discussions. Annie Lange, BSN, LMSW, ACSW has served as a clinical faculty member for the MSU School of Social Work. Anne has an active private practice with special interest in self-care, attachment, interpersonal neurobiology and adoption issues. Anne has Advanced Trainer Certification in the Nurtured Heart Approach. Anne readily admits that her greatest teachers have been her six children, five of whom are adopted.

Register online here:   Search course # 616-16