HEAL Family Services and MN ADOPT Presents Beyond Consequences Training & Support with Brenda Benning, MSW, LGSW
Presentation: This is a specialized training for families who are or may be parenting children with a traumatic history and/or attachment issues. It will provide hands on skills training based on Heather Forbes’s book, “Beyond Consequences, Logic and Control.” You will gain insight into your child’s behaviors and real life techniques to regulate the emotions driving those behaviors. Brenda Benning has trained with Heather Forbes and helps parents practice these techniques while building a support system with other families. Benning has her masters in Social Work and is parenting eight children, seven through adoption who have been diagnosed with trauma and attachment issues. See attached flyer for more information.
When: Ten Sessions on Thursday’s from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
January 5, 12, 19, 26
February 2, 9, 16, 23
March 1 and 8
Where: 7301 Ohms Lane, Second Floor Meeting Room, Edina, MN 55439
Fee: All ten sessions: $200 per person; $350 per couple – fee includes the cost of the book which will be shipped prior to the training. Each individual session is $30 per person; $55 per couple CEUs are available for an additional $30. Certificates of Attendance will be distributed following the presentation.
To Register: Please go to http://www.mnadopt.org/calendar.php to register online.