Empowered To Connect Conference - 2019 Simulcast hosted by Georgia Agape, I...

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Renaissance Church of Christ

3675 Butner Rd.

Room 183

Atlanta, GA 30349

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The Empowered to Connect Conference is a two-day event presented by Show Hope and the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development. Featuring Trust-Based Relational Intervention® methods developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and Dr. David Cross, this conference helps bring attachment and connection in families. Come experience practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we work to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children and families impacted by adoption and foster care.

This simulcast is being HOSTED by Georgia Agape and streamed from the Renaissance Church of Christ in Atlanta, GA. You will only be able to view the conference at this location. This conference will provide resources to parents and professionals on parenting all children, particularly those with histories of trauma. We strongly encourage you to join us for what is sure to be a blessing!



Part I of the simulcast will run from 8:30am-4:30pm on Friday, April 26th. Part II will run from 8:30am-4:30pm on Saturday, April 27th. Registration costs cover both days, but participants are able to attend one day, if needed. 5.5 Continuing Education credits are provided for each full day attended. Breakfast and snacks will be provided. Lunch is on your own.

Important: Licensed professionals who wish to receive CEU credits for NASW or NBCC must register and pay a separate fee at: www.etc2019continuingeducation.eventbrite.com. Professionals seeking NASW credit will be required to complete a post-test and receive a score of 80% or above to receive a certificate.



Please direct any questions to LaQuisha White, Georgia Agape Director of Social Services, at 770-452-9995 or at LaQuisha@GeorgiaAgape.org.

Additional information can also be found at:

https://showhope.org/our-work/pre-post-adoption-support/empowered-to-connect/



FAQs


1. Is this a live conference? This conference is a live stream of the Empowered to Connect Conference. It features speakers from across the country.


2. Where can I view the live stream? The live stream can only be viewed at the host location, Renaissance Church of Christ, 3675 Butner Rd. Atlanta, GA 30349. The conference will be streamed from 8:30am-4:30pm.


3. What is the cost of registration? Registration is $25 and covers both conference days.


4. When should I register? Immediately! This conference is open to the public and spots may fill up quickly.


5. I want to register for the conference. Do I have to attend both days? It is best to attend both days to get the full benefit of the conference. Registration covers both days, but participants are able to attend one day if necessary. Participants will receive credit for sessions attended.


6. Are continuing education credits offered? Yes, all participants will receive a certificate for the sessions they attend. This conference will meet the training criteria for many foster parents, child welfare staff and others. Important: Those with a professional license (LPC, LCSW, etc.) will be required to register for CEUs separately at www.etc2019continuingeducation.eventbrite.com in addition to the conference registration. NASW participants must pass a post-test to receive CEUs.


7. Will food be provided? Yes, breakfast and snacks will be provided. Lunch is on your own. There are several restaurants and fast food establishments in the area.


8. Who should attend this conference? Anyone! This conference features beneficial information for foster parents, adoptive parents, social services workers, ministers, youth ministry leaders, Bible study teachers, parents and anyone who works with children.


9. I want to know more about Trust Based Relational Intervention (TBRI). How can I learn more? Visit https://child.tcu.edu/about-us/tbri/#sthash.w4gVLdoY.dpbs


10. How can I find out more information about the conference? Register at https://georgiaagapeetc2019.eventbrite.com


**Childcare will NOT be provided for this event. Please make arrangements for off-site childcare.




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Renaissance Church of Christ

3675 Butner Rd.

Room 183

Atlanta, GA 30349

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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