March 20, 2018 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Registration Deadline March 14th at Noon!
This is a rare opportunity and space is filling FAST; don’t wait! if you are a licensed foster caregiver or approved kinship caregiver, adoptive parent or group home worker (working in a care-giving capacity) register today!!
COST – FREE!!!
Michael Ungar, Ph.D. is the founder and Director of the Resilience Research Centre at Dalhousie University. His ground-breaking work as a family therapist and resilience
researcher is recognized around the world.He lives in Halifax, Canada.
Known for his engaging speaking style, Michael Ungar uses the power of story-telling to drive home essential lessons learned from his experience working with youth, their
families, adults, and the professionals that support them in clinical, community and workplace settings.
Dr. Ungar will be presenting the following:
I Still Love You: Nine Things Kids Need from their Parents, Caregivers, and Schools to Build Resilience
The Risk-Taker’s Advantage: How to Make Kids More Resilient by not Over-protecting Them
Learn more about these sessions and Register online today :
Childcare of $35.00 per child up to a maximum of $100.00 will be covered and mileage of .20/ km for licensed foster and approved kinship caregivers.
Brought to you by the Alberta Foster and Kinship Association, Alberta Government, and Align Association of Community Services