Introduction to Adoption From Foster Care
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This 3-hour in-service training for caregivers provides an introduction to the adoption process including the homestudy, adoption support, the legal process and steps to adoption. This training is open to all participants: those who have not taken Caregiver Core Training, those who have, and those who are using the training as a field placement. This training helps caregivers consider their decisions around public and private agencies and whether to foster to adopt or pursue adoption only.  The focus of the training is understanding the process including the emotional impacts of commitment, changing your family, grieving and attachment. 

The training will also give information about:

  • open adoptions
  • the placement process
  • resources
  • and more.
Audience Description: 

Caregivers, licensed, unlicensed, relative and fictive kin

Topics: 
Working with Agencies
Caregiver Support and Information
Permanency
Delivery Method: 
Classroom
Webinar
Training Level: 
In-Service
Hours: 
3
Audience: 
Caregivers
Is this course eligible for STARS credit?: 
No
Course Requires Coaching Session?: 
No
Registration Instructions: 
  1. Under Classes Available below, click on the link/title of the dated class you are interested in.
  2. On the next page, enter your Username and Password. Then, click the Log In button if you are not already logged in.
  3. Next, click the large blue Register for this class button at the right.
  4. You are now registered! You will receive an email with a copy of the details found on the class page.

For assistance with profiles or passwords, you may contact our Help Desk by emailing AllianceSupport@uw.edu.

Classes Available

Webinar

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  • Nov 6, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Nov 18, 2021 5:00PM to 8:00PM

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  • Nov 23, 2021 1:00PM to 4:00PM

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  • Dec 8, 2021 9:00AM to 12:00PM

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  • Dec 14, 2021 12:00PM to 3:00PM

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  • Dec 29, 2021 5:30PM to 8:30PM