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3rd Annual Adoption Conference

April 4, 2019

Desperately Seeking Attachment

Understanding how Trauma and Neglect Disrupt Attachment:
A Guide to Healing

Thursday, April 4 

Conference Schedule

    • Registration: 8:00 am
    • Conference: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
    • Parent Session: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

CEU Credits available for Professionals!

Learn about:

Attachment Theory, types of attachment patterns, and how a crisis in the “attachment relationship” is an opportunity for change and healing;

How attachment-deflecting behaviors serve as a self-protective mechanism for a child stuck in chronic fear/distress/anger;

The Seven Core Issues in Adoption/Permanency for both children and parents; identify tools and skills to strengthen resiliency and mastery;

Utilizing a developmental lens to focus clinical treatment on needs, not pathology;

How family systems attachment therapy empowers the family system to become the healing mechanism for the child;

How to apply the 10 Things Your Child Needs Every Day to feel valued, connected, and empowered.

Presented by distinguished speaker, Allison Davis Maxon

Register by Tuesday, March 26!

View the Conference Flyer!

Adoption Conference Flyer 2019 For Parents

Adoption Conference Flyer for Professionals


April 4, 2019


Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
909 W 33rd St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105 United States
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