This course covers such topics as resilience; impact of institutional care; medical issues; attachment and bonding; lifelong issues of adoption; talking to children about adoption; race, ethnicity and cultural identity; waiting and travel; initial adjustments; and post-adoption activities and services.
For those completing international adoptions from Hague countries, this workshop will account for six certified Hague Adoption Education hours. You must submit an evaluation after completing the workshop (if married, both spouses must submit their own evaluations).
You do not have to be adopting through Dillon to complete this course.
For Dillon adoptions, this course must be finished before the home study is completed. The fee is $100.
Please register and pay below.
A password and link to the class will appear on the screen as soon as you register. Please print the password and link for your records.