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Home » Search » Brantford Pathways to Permanence 2: Parenting Children Who Have Experienced Trauma and Loss ©

Brantford Pathways to Permanence 2: Parenting Children Who Have Experienced Trauma and Loss ©

An 8 session (24 Hour) Curriculum

About the Pathways 2 Training

What are Ontario families saying about Pathways 2? 

  • "Pathways' curriculum was excellent - more parents, early on in their parenting journey, need to benefit from it."
  • "Pathways training has given me the tools to understand my child."
  • "Life-changing skills learned. Wonderful connections made with new friends."

Pathways to Permanence 2 is a 24-hour specialized series of classes designed for foster and adoptive parents, kinship caregivers, and guardians who are parenting children who have experienced trauma and loss as a part of their history.

The course provides tools, techniques and information that empower participants to effectively parent their children.

Detailed Information about Pathways 2

Click here for detailed information on Pathways 2. 


Details: 

Location: Family Resource Center, 14 Henry St, Brantford, N3R 1Z8 (See map below)

Time: Thursdays, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

***A group meal will be provided 30 minutes prior to the start of each class.

Dates*: 

  • Session 1: Thursday, March 23, 2017
  • Session 2: Thursday, March 30, 2017
  • Session 3: Thursday, April 6, 2017
  • Session 4: Thursday, April 13, 2017
  • Session 5: Thursday, April 20, 2017
  • Session 6: Thursday, May 4, 2017
  • Session 7: Thursday, May 11, 2017
  • Session 8: Thursday, May 18, 2017
  • Session 9: Thursday, May 25, 2017

* Please note that for all of our Spring 2017 Pathways offerings, we are adding an extra session, for a total of 9 sessions instead of the usual 8. This extra time will enable us to move forward with the next phase of our Pathways evaluation project with the University of Toronto.

Trainers: 

  • Loralin Tansley, MSW, 
    Loralin.Tansley@BrantFACS.ca
    Loralin is a child welfare professional with over 16 years of experience. She works at the Brant Family and Children’s Services and for the past 11 years she has been specifically working in the areas of adoption and foster care. She has been a trainer since 2004, has been a PRIDE trainer since 2007 and has been a trainer with the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies since 2010.
  • Barbara Jones Warrick, M.Ed. Counselling,
    bjw@vanier.com
    Barbara is a mental health professional at Vanier Children’s Services and in private practice. She is a child and family therapist specializing in play therapy and provides individual, family and group services to diverse populations. She is also a member of the Early Years Team at Vanier. Barbara trains and instructs professionals in various forms of therapy. Barbara brings her own personal experience as an adopted person to her work.

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 and Youth Services.

Registration: This session is now FULL. If you are interested, please register for the Waiting List for this session to be notified if any spots become available. To see other Pathways offerings in Ontario, click here to go to our events page.

Would you like to see Pathways 2 come to your region? Click here.

Certificate: A certificate of completion will be provided.

Childcare: Child care will be provided to children 3 years of age and older. Please include your childcare needs when you register.

Please note, Ontario's PRIDE curriculum is equivalent to The Kinship Center's Pathways to Permanence 1 curriculum.


© 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.

Location

Family Resource Center

14 Henry St
Brantford, N3R 1Z8
ON, CA


Categories: Special Needs (General), All Parent Events, All ACO Events, PACT for Families

Dates

Starts: 2017-03-23 18:00:00
Ends: 2017-03-23 21:00:00

Contact Information

PACT Program
pact@adoptontario.ca
1-877-236-7820