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What's New

Membership Spotlight: Adoption Exchange Association

The Adoption Exchange Association (AEA) was founded in 1982, they are a founding member of Voice for Adoption which was established in 1996. AEA is the only national association focused exclusively on supporting the educational needs of those in the adoption profession.  They facilitate the exchange of best practices between those who recruit, develop, and support adoptive parents for children who are waiting to be adopted in the US foster care system.

 

Upcoming Events:

Date: Thursday, Febuary 13/2020

Time: 12:00 P.M.

Contact: John Zabetakis

Emailjzabetakis@adoptea.org

Phone: 410-636-7030

Developing Cultural Conssiousness in Adoption Work: Tips for Adoption Profesionals

Webinar event providing recommendaions on parenting African American children for adoption proffessionals.

Topics Discussed:

  1. Skills associated with cultural compitence 
  2. How to talks about race
  3. Unconscious and implicit bias, and more.

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Date: Wednesday, Febuary 19/2020

Time: 2:00 P.M.

Contact: Human Resource Campaign

Emailacaf@hrc.org

LGBTQ Youth Mental Health Today: Finding and Resources from Trevor Projects

Webinar event discussing date from the Trevor Project's national survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health.

Topics Discussed:

  1. Major findings
  2. How this project can used to save lives

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