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Preparing your hearts and your lives for your new child
Educational Seminar – beyond PRIDE

Do you want to prepare for a smooth transition for you and your new child?

To learn how to cope with potential adjustments that your child might experience?

To understanding the future needs of your child?

Come and learn all this, and so much more…………

  • A review of all the different adoption processes and options
  • Positive adoption language
  • What not to do when you meet your child
  • Adjustments of children: food, language, sleeping, other children, extended family, pets
  • Understanding open adoption relationships (or, impacts if no contact)
  • Preparing for being “different” – issues related to mixed racial adoptions
  • How to talk to your child about adoption
  • Growing up adopted – presentations by adult adoptees & parents
  • How to answer questions from friends and family – privacy vs secrecy

The training will include guest speakers in all different types of adoptions. Your knowledge in adoption will be greatly enhanced through this highly informative and enjoyable workshop. A full hot lunch and refreshments will be served.

Date - Saturday, September 28, 2019 - Toronto

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Specific location details provided at time of registration

Registration Fee: $125 per person
(course fee may be claimed under many medical plans, and, can be used as a tax expense/tax credit)

Close to TTC • Free parking on site

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