Back-to-School and Adoption: Attention, Action, and Advocacy | Donnerstag, 06. August 2020
About this Event
Back-to-School and Adoption: Attention, Action, and Advocacy
In this hour-long webinar, transracially-adopted person and adoption and foster care thought-leader April Dinwoodie will share thoughts on the intersection of adoption and education from early childhood experiences in nursery and grammar school to junior high/high school to college and beyond. Participates will experience a mix of personal experiences, anecdotes and themes from school-based adoption affinity groups, and parent support groups as well as be offered tips and ideas to better support and advocate for adopted children and young people along their educational journey.
This 60 minute webinar will air LIVE on Thursday August 6 at 12pm eastern time, but the recording is available to EVERYONE who signs up, so you do NOT have to attend live (in fact, most people don't!!!). The video recording of this webinar will be yours forever- you will have unlimited and lifetime access to the video recording!
There is literally no reason not to sign up for this!!! It doesn't matter if you have a conflict because you'll receive the recording!!!!
And best yet!!! This 60 minute webinar is only $14!!!!!!!!!!
You WILL get a certificate of attendance for 1 TRAINING HOUR TOTAL. I cannot guarantee that your organization will accept these hours. Unfortunately, I CANNOT offer CEs for professionals or licensing boards on these webinars.
Webinar- you never have to leave your home or even get dressed! No childcare required!!!
Watch LIVE and/or get the recording!! There's no scheduling conflict!
Thursday August, 2020 at 12pm eastern, 11am central, 10am mountain, 9am pacific
Certificate of Attendance available (for 1 TRAINING HOUR TOTAL)- check with your agency if it will be accepted (no professional CEU available, sorry!)
and best yet???? IT'S ONLY $14!!!!
Who is April??
April Dinwoodie is a transracially-adopted person, a nationally recognized thought leader on non-traditional and multiracial families. She is the former Chief Executive of the Donaldson Adoption Institute, the founder of Adoptment -- a mentoring program that matches foster youth with adopted adults, and hosts “Born in June, Raised in April: What Adoption Can Teach the World” a podcast about adoption, identity, and family. As an inclusion and diversity expert, April works with families, corporations, non-profit organizations, schools, and other government agencies to support the healthy identity development of all children and young people.
PLEASE READ THE BELOW INSTRUCTIONS THOROUGHLY:
This webinar will be offered LIVE and RECORDED. Can't make it live? No problem!! All registrants will receive an email after the webinar concludes (usually within 48 hours) with access to the video recording so you can watch it again and again. But don’t delay registering- you MUST register for the webinar BEFORE it begins on August 6, 2020 at 12pm eastern time.
PLEASE NOTE THE TIME ZONE!!!! The webinar will begin at 12pm EDT, 11am CDT, 10am MDT, and 9am PDT.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO SHOW THE WEBINAR TO YOUR AGENCY OR GROUP???
Webinar tickets are for INDIVIDUALS/HOUSEHOLDS only. You only need to purchase ONE webinar ticket per household.
If you'd like to use the webinar within your agency or group for UP TO THREE PEOPLE, please purchase the appropriate number of webinar tickets (one for each person).
If you'd like to use the webinar in your agency or group for FIVE to EIGHT (4 - 8) people, please purchase the appropriate ticket ($60). Agency/Group tickets are available BY RECORDING ONLY. You will not receive the link to login live. ***IF YOU PLAN TO GATHER YOUR GROUP TOGETHER AND WATCH THE WEBINAR LIVE ON ONE DEVICE, PLEASE EMAIL ROBYN FOR LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS- YOU WILL OTHERWISE ONLY RECEIVE THE RECORDING NOT THE LIVE LOGIN***
If you'd like to use the webinar in your agency or group for MORE THAN 9 individuals, please purchase the appropriate ticket ($100).
***IF YOU PLAN TO GATHER YOUR GROUP TOGETHER AND WATCH THE WEBINAR LIVE ON ONE DEVICE, PLEASE EMAIL ROBYN FOR LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS- YOU WILL OTHERWISE ONLY RECEIVE THE RECORDING NOT THE LIVE LOGIN***
***Purchasing this ticket allows you to show the webinar repeatedly to multiple groups. This is perfect for an agency who is regularly training foster and adoptive parents, church groups, support groups, etc. who want to show the webinar on multiple occasions.***
Please NOTE- Group webinar purchase is not intended for groups who will show the webinar to a group for profit. If you have a group or a program that has a fee to attend and would like to show a webinar, please email me for pricing. These affordable group webinar prices are for groups, agencies, etc. who provide support and training to their members or staff AT NO COST.
You only need to purchase one webinar PER HOUSEHOLD.
Robyn Gobbel, LCSW, LMSW, RPT-S has over 15 years of practice in family and play therapy experience, specializing in complex trauma, attachment, and adoption. Robyn is a therapist, trainer, and consultant who recently relocated to Grand Rapids, MI from Austin, TX. Robyn’s diverse clinical training includes EMDR (including EMDR adapted for children with attachment trauma), Somatic Experiencing, Theraplay, Trust Based Relational Intervention®, Circle of Security Parent Educator, The Alert Program® and Yogapeutics Aerial Yoga Level 1 Teacher Training. Robyn has integrated these training modalities with a foundation of attachment theory and the relational neurosciences to create an attachment-rich, sensory-sensitive, and relational neurosciences supported healing environment for children and families. Robyn consults, teaches, and trains extensively throughout the US, including as an instructor for the Foundations of Interpersonal Neurobiology Certificate Program at Portland Community College and with the Adoptive & Foster Family Therapy Post-Graduate Certificate Program offered by Portland State University and Oregon’s Department of Human Services. She has recently joined the working board of the Global Association for Interpersonal Neurobiology Studies (GAINS). Robyn previously served on the board of Adoption Knowledge Affiliates, and education and support non-profit in Austin, TX which serves everyone connected to adoption- first/birth families, adopted people, and adoptive parents (as well as professionals).