Loading Classes

« All Classes

Experiencing Grief and Loss

08/17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This module explores how transitions involved in the placement process impact on children and families. The focus includes the grieving process, attachment, and strategies to integrate a child(ren) into a new foster/adoptive family. The importance of recognizing and identifying one’s own grief and loss issues before fostering/adopting a child is presented. Stages of grief and loss and their effects on the child and the foster/adoptive family are explored. Theories of attachment as well as the continuum of possible attachment related behaviors are explained. Methods to facilitate healthy attachment are discussed.

Details

Date:
08/17
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Classes Category:

Location

Spaulding Youth Center
72 Spaulding Road
Northfield, NH 03276 United States
Website:
www.spauldingyouthcenter.org

Instructor

Miranda Lane

Details

CEUs
0.3
Register
https://www.events.unh.edu/RegistrationForm.pm?event_id=30563
State Location
North and Central
Course Number
31