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We offer webinars on a variety of topics related to pregnancy options counseling and open adoption.
Click on the link below for webinar details, dates and times for you or your team. Simply register to reserve your spot! We will continue to host live webinars on a series of rotating topics, so be sure to check back for future webinar offerings. Contact us with questions at 1-800-772-1115, email@example.com.
In this webinar specifically developed for hospital social workers, you’ll learn about how to provide compassionate support and accurate information to patients considering open adoption. We’ll dive into: Current adoption practices, common dynamics and experiences of birth and adoptive parents, how to support patients encountering CPS intervention, ethical and legal issues, understanding placement timelines and the specifics of the adoption planning process – even when it occurs after the baby has arrived.
Thursday November 16, 2023.
Can’t make this time? That’s okay! All registrants will receive a link to the recorded version of this webinar.
FOR OREGON DHS, CPS, SELF-SUFFICIENCY & FAMILY COACHES
In this webinar specifically developed for state child welfare staff, you’ll learn how DHS and OA&FS can work together to support people who wish to explore parenting options including private agency adoption. We'll dive into: Circumstances that can lead to private agency involvement, ways that DHS and OA&FS can work together, all-options counseling services, adoption planning services and placement timelines and understanding child-centered open adoption.
FOR WASHINGTON DCYF & CSO
FOR ALL SERVICE PROVIDERS
This webinar designed for all service providers delves into why the era of closed adoption is over and how open adoption is now the norm. We’ll describe what a child-centered open adoption looks like, steps involved in planning an adoption, best practices in adoption, and how openness serves the needs of all adoption constellation members throughout their lives.