MARCH 22, 2014 MONTHLY MEETING

WORKSHOPS:

A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO ADOPTION ADVERTISING

 Guest Speaker: Joe Driscoll, Co-Founder of First Steps Adverising & Adoptive Parent

With all of the advertising choices facing potential adoptive parents, where do you go?  Learn to balance traditional media outlets, with today's digital marketplace to reach the broadest audience, while maximizing the impact of your advertising dollars.

THE TEEN YEARS: ISSUES AND SOLUTIONS

Guest Speaker: Eva Ash, PhD, Clinical Psycohologist, Adoptive Parent and APC Member

Joanna Negro, Psy. D, Clinical Psychologist

Eva specializes in adoption and general parenting coaching, and adult individual and couples therapy.

Joanna specializes in adolescent psychotherapy, as well as individual and family therapy with children, adolescents and adults.

This very popular workshop reviews the challenges of parenting the teenaged child. Discussions will cover adoption issues vs. normal teenage concerns, dealing with identity issues, peer pressure etc. and how to successfully address issues with your teen.  This will be an interactive workshop so bring your questions.

SUPPORT, NETWORKING AND SUCCESS STORIES

Moderated by an APC Board Member

If the other workshops offered don't apply to you, please come and talk with others in your situation. 

MEETING LOCATION:  Church of St. Jude, 3606 Lufberry Avenue, Wantagh, NY 

MEETING TIMES:

          6:30 PM – New Member Orientation, Pre and Post Support Groups / Networking

          7:30 PM – General Meeting: Chapter Business, Welcome New Children, Raffle

          8:00 PM – Workshops