Webinar: Creating your Dear Expectant Parent(s) Profile
Creating your Dear Expectant Parent(s) Profile
In this webinar, we’ll outline the process of creating your Dear Expectant Parent(s) letter to introduce yourself to expectant parents considering an adoption plan. Participants will learn how to begin their letter, which topics to address and discuss ideas about the types of pictures and language to use. We will provide example profiles for content ideas and layout and describe how this letter will be part of your future child’s story. We will offer suggestions for how to be honest and set the tone for a relationship with your child’s first/birth family that they—and you—can be proud of later.
This webinar is applicable to pre-adoptive parents.
Participants will be able to…
Instructor: Katie Wynen, MSW
Position: Adoption Social Worker
Katie Wynen, M.S.W., is Pact’s adoption social worker and LGBTQ advocate. A transracial, international, Colombian adoptee, Katie holds a master’s degree in social work from Simmons College and has worked with members of the adoption constellation since 2006. Katie studied under Dr. Joyce Maguire Pavao in Boston before moving to California and joining the Pact staff where she works in adoption placement, facilitates groups, works with adopted tweens and teens of color and provides adoption education nationwide. Katie is an Angels in Adoption 2019 Recipient from the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute.
$36 per person non-member
Special price Pact members receive 25% discount.
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