Empowered to Connect Conference Live Simulcast will be hosted at Calvary Evangelical Free Church April 10-11, 2015.
The Empowered To Connect Conference is a two-day conference for adoptive and foster parents, ministry leaders, and professionals designed to help them connect with children from hard places in order to help them heal and become all that God desires for them to be.
Led by Dr. Karyn Purvis (Director of the TCU Institute of Child Development), this conference is ideal for adoptive and foster parents, those considering adoption or foster care and those who are serving and supporting others, including social workers, agency professionals, church staff and ministry leaders, counselors, therapists and others all involved in adoption and foster care ministries or services. For more information about the speakers, go to: http://showhope.org/be-hope/equipping-families/etc/
Cost: $20 per person/$30 per couple.
Seating is limited, register early.
Registration deadline: April 2, 2015.
April 10-11, 2015, Simulcast 9am - 5pm. Check-in 8:15-8:45am
Coffee and light snacks will be available during morning and afternoon breaks. There are several locations nearby to get lunch during 90 minute lunch break each day and participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch and eat at the church. No childcare.
Continuing education credits from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) will be offered to professionals for all conference learning sessions without charge. In order to receive CE Credits:
- You will be required to sign in/out EACH day of the event
- Separate check-in will be set up for professionals to sign in/out
- CEC certificates will be sent to participants within 6 weeks of the event. The 2015 Empowered to Connect conferences have been approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886649357-2610) for 11 Social Work continuing education contact hours.
PLEASE BE ADVISED: CE credits are for licensed professionals only and are not the same as adoptive/foster training credits.