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Thursday, October 3 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
It Matters: Collaborating and Partnering with Foster Families for Future Success

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What we do..matters. How we do it..matters. The future of foster families..matter. Join us as we experience the heartfelt story of Kathy-Joy from her adopted mother's/practitioner's point of view. There is an identified need to support foster parents. Presenters will share preventive strategies to implement into practice.

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Elvia Cortes

Executive Director/Infant Mental Health, Family Intervention Nurturing Empowerment, Inc
Elvia Cortes, MS, Ph.D Candidate, is the executive director of FINE Infant Program, providing early intervention services to children 0-3 years and their families in California. Her extensive background includes over 20 years in program administration, professional development, reflective... Read More →
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Lisa Terry

Early Intervention Professional Development Consultant, Virginia Commonwealth University/Partnership for People with Disabilities
Lisa provides support for the design and implementation of professional development activities for early intervention providers and administrators in Virginia. She has worked in early intervention for over 8 years as an educator, service coordinator, and clinical supervisor. Lisa... Read More →

Thursday October 3, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm CDT