Friday November 8, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM CST
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Mobile County DHR Room 601 
3103 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL 36606

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Lindsey Gurley 
APAC / Children's Aid Society 

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APAC 2013 Bay Area

Mini Conference

"The Art of Preparation" 

Friday, November 8

5.5 CEUs

Join us for a FREE one day conference for adoptive / foster parents and professionals working with this population. Speakers will discuss the art of preparing children for transitions and adoption. You will also learn how parents and professionals can successfully prepare for working with children who have experienced trauma and developmental interruptions.

Sessions Include:

"Engaging and Preparing Children and Families for Adoption"

Presented by: Catherine Teal, Program Specialist - Wendy's Wonderful Kids 

"From Preparation to Practice: A House Parent's Perspective"

Presented by: Whitney Daugette, LGSW - Alabama Baptist Children's Home 

"Preparing for Transitions: Understanding the Impact on Foster and Adopted Children"

Presented by:  Lindsey Gurley, LGSW - APAC 

"Preparing to Parent: Coaching the Hurt Child"

Presented by: Debra Fredenburg, LCSW - APAC


Register Now!         APAC is a collaborative effort between Children's Aid Society and the Alabama Department of Human Resources