1 07/2019

Finding Hope After A Relinquished Adoption | Expert Interview with Carrie O’Toole

2021-03-14T15:20:27-04:00By |Expert Interviews (formerly Backstage Pass), Uncategorized|

This edition of Expert Interviews deals with a sticky, controversial, and painful issue in the adoptive parenting world, and yet it is a reality that some families are walking through.  Where can you go if you are thinking that you just can't do this anymore?  Is there hope after relinquishment? In this edition, Mike welcomes [...]

25 03/2019

Kitchen Table Talks: Helping Kids Process their Grief and Loss

2019-03-25T14:16:06-04:00By |Kitchen Table Talks|

Mike Berry leads today's KTT to share some thoughts about how we can help our kids process grief and loss in a healthy way. Keys to help your children process grief and loss Permission Granted For ourselves For our children Authenticity Allowed Create space for open and honest conversations Don't over-spiritualize/moralize kid's big emotions and [...]

5 12/2018

Masterclass with Jayne Schooler: The Meaning Behind Behavior

2018-12-05T03:25:11-05:00By |Masterclass Series|

Are you tired of trying to deal with tantrums, melt-downs, manipulation, lying, violence, control, self-harm, promiscuity?  Wondering just how to "fix" these behaviors? You might be realizing that "fixing" behaviors may not actually work anyways. We've been there too!  That's why we are so excited to welcome back Jayne Schooler for an hour-long Masterclass that will [...]

16 06/2018

Father’s Day Special | Expert Interview with Jeff Summers

2021-03-14T15:20:30-04:00By |Expert Interviews (formerly Backstage Pass), Uncategorized|

Welcome to our Father's Day special edition of Backstage Pass.  Dad's who have adopted or fostered know that this journey can be hard and challenging, frustrating and discouraging.  But can it also be one of great joy and hope in the midst of the struggle? Hoping to bring encouragement to all of our Dads here [...]

20 12/2017

Masterclass with Deborah Gray: Nurturing Attachments

2018-06-06T22:21:27-04:00By |Masterclass Series|

Our second Masterclass is one you do not want to miss!  We are incredibly blessed to welcome our good friend, the wonderful Deborah Gray, to share her detailed training on Nurturing Attachments.  This, almost two hour, intensive training helps parents to understand what is behind the behaviors of children who've endured trauma.  Gray introduces many [...]

9 11/2017

Being an Adoptive Dad | Expert Interview with Andrew Schneidler and Jason Morris

2021-03-14T15:20:33-04:00By |Expert Interviews (formerly Backstage Pass), Uncategorized|

Feeling stuck, angry, or hopeless?  Tired of trying to "fix" your kids? Is your marriage struggling and your children pushing you to the edge?  Are you thinking, "I didn't get us into this" and "What happened to the life I imagined?" You might be an adoptive dad, and you are not alone! On this month's [...]

Go to Top