Pathways is an 8-session curriculum
Location: Online via Zoom (The Zoom link will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date; please see below for technical requirements).
Time: Thursday Evenings; 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Who: This training is for parents and caregivers where a placement has already occurred.
Cost: This course is being offered at NO cost to participants thanks to funding from the Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services.
Technical & set-up requirement:
Teresa is an approved adoption practitioner and a social worker with over 20 years experience. She provides supportive counseling for adopted youth and parents and assisted families in locating and accessing mental health services. She is an experienced PRIDE trainer and an adoptive parent.
Cindy Stewart, CYW
I am an Child & Youth Worker providing support to all families that are joined through Adoption, Kinship or Permanency I am an educator providing groups with parenting education and support I also assisting families with home/community issues on an individual basis My experience includes pre placement as well as post placement capacities My son's & I co-facilitates an adopted teen group I have child welfare experience facilitating successful foster placements and providing individual counselling to children & youth, I bring my personal experience as parent to biological and adoptive children and as an adoptee to my work. I also assist Adult Adoptee's in the Search & Reunion process - I am a private investigator and understand the unique issues involved in the searching and re-unification process.
Certificate: A certificate of completion will be provided.
To see other Pathways offerings in Ontario, click here to go to our events page.
Can't attend any of these offerings? Click here to be notified about the next round.
Please note, Ontario's PRIDE curriculum is equivalent to The Kinship Center's Pathways to Permanence 1 curriculum.
Click here for detailed information on Pathways 2.
© ACT: An Adoption and Permanency Curriculum for Child Welfare and Mental Health Professionals and Pathways to Permanence 2: Parenting Children who have Experienced Trauma and Loss are copyrights of Kinship Center, a member of Seneca Family of Agencies in California. Through a partnership with Seneca Family of Agencies, Adoption Council of Ontario owns the exclusive Ontario license to ACT and Pathways 2.
Categories: Education Events, PACT for Families, Parent Events (ACO), Permanency Adoption Competency Training, All ACO Events, All Parent Events, Special Needs (General)
2021-04-29 00:00:00 (All day event)