- Summer Family Picnic, Saturday, August 18
- Foster Parents and Schools: Navigating and Advocating, Wednesday, September 5
- Adult Adoptee Discussion Panel, Saturday, September 15
- Black Hair Care 101, Saturday, October 6
- This is My Story: Teen Adoptee & Parent Conference, Saturday, October 13
- Life is a Highway: 23rd Annual Gala, Thursday, October 25
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Attachment & Bonding in Adoption
July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$20
This webinar will introduce the basic attachment process in children and adults and the resulting recognition of how this process impacts relationships lifelong. This training will also offer bonding techniques.
About the Trainer
Jaclyn Skalnik is the founder of Adoption Wellness and is also a transracial, internationally adopted person. Jaclyn earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has assisted adoptive families throughout their adoption process for nearly two decades. She has presented at global conferences on matters concerning adoption and is passionate about counseling adopted persons and their families seeking support. Other professional experiences include international adoption related travel throughout Asia and Latin America, homeland travel with adoptive families, and advocating on behalf of children with special needs who deserve permanency in a loving, safe, healthy, and well-prepared family.
Jaclyn is a licensed and Certified Advanced Practice Social Worker, a trained Hague Accreditation reviewer for the Council on Accreditation, a member of the National Association of Social Workers, a World of Diversity trainer, community educator, adoptive family homeland journey social worker, and has facilitated
international birth family searches and reunions.
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 414-475-1246