Educational and Peer Support Group
Adoption-related, family-focused training and support for prospective and current adoptive parents utilizing local professionals with expertise and resources in adoption and childhood trauma. The information reviewed and discussed is retrieved from evidence-based research and therapeutic modalities such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TFCB-T).
Location: 11975 Seaway Rd. Suite B300 Gulfport, MS 39503
(In person only)
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
8/16 – Essential Elements of Trauma-Informed-Parenting
9/13 – Parenting to Prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences
10/18 – Child Traumatic Stress and its Impacts on Development
11/15 – Nurturing Resilience
12/13 – Discipline & Behaviors with 1-2-3 Magic
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Location: 4735 Old Canton Road, Suite 111, Jackson, MS 39211
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Time: 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
8/14 - (In person) Life books for foster and adopted youth prior to and after adoption
9/25 - (In person/zoom) Peer support and wrap around services. What do they include?
10/23 - (In person/zoom) Risk and Protective Factors of Adoption
11/27 - (In person/zoom) Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention
12/11 - (In person/zoom) Building Adoption Competency
1/22 - (In person/zoom) Core Issues in Adoption and Permanency
2/26 - (In person/zoom) What is Trauma? How does it affect foster and/or adopted youth? What can you do to decrease additional trauma?
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Location: 2610 Traceland Dr. Suite B, Tupelo, MS 38802
(In person only)
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
8/26 - Parenting and back to school stressors
9/30– Children's exposure to violence
10/28 – Parenting styles and discipline
11/18 – Children and electronic media
12/16 - Child development and understanding a child's behavior
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