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Thunder in My Arms - a new cd from Lissa Schneckenburger

 Lissa's new album, "Thunder in my Arms", is based on her experiences as a foster and adoptive parent.  “Thunder in my Arms”, is an original song cycle about family attachment, developmental trauma, and…

New Bellows Falls Support Group

I Lived on Parker Avenue

Mar 08, 2018 - Mar 08, 2019
A short film documenting a young man's reunion with his birthparents.

Building Flourishing Communities in Vermont

Dec 30, 2018 - Dec 31, 2019
Building Flourishing Communities is spreading the information about how to help our children grow up with strong, addiction-resistant brains, the ability to build meaningful relationships, focus on their…

Creating Adoption Sensitive Schools

Dec 31, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
Schools experience unique challenges when working with children who have joined their families through adoption or guardianship.  The traumatic events that many of these children experienced create changes…

RPC+ Tips for Tuning In - there are still classes getting going around Vermont

Feb 04, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Scroll down to view the details for upcoming classes. ALREADY STARTED Milton                        Started February 14th Barre                         Started March 6th Middlebury              Started…

Self-Care Support Group for Adoptive and Guardianship Caregivers

Feb 13, 2019 - May 23, 2019

NFI is bringing Bruce Perry, MD, PhD and Marti Smith OTR/L to Vermont in May

May 08, 2019 - May 09, 2019
NFI Vermont, Inc.  Presents: Bruce D. Perry, MD, Ph.D Wednesday May 8th, 2019 Developmental Trauma: Clinical Application of the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics    Dr. Perry is the Senior Fellow…

Talking With Our Children About Adoption - May 15th in Bellows Falls

May 15, 2019 - May 15, 2019
Talking With Our Children About Adoption  How comfortable are you having these conversations? Are you worried about the impact on your child? JOIN:      Nancy Birge, LICSW COST: FREE ON:          May…

Taking the Long View: Thriving as a Transracial/Transcultural Family

May 18, 2019 - May 18, 2019
Taking the Long View: Thriving as a Transracial/Transcultural Family JOIN:   Deidra RazzaqueON:      Saturday, May 18, 2019AT:       UVM Extension Office, Brattleboro, VermontFROM: 9:30 am  – 3:30 pmCOST:  FREE,…
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