Are You Struggling With 
Parenting Traumatized Children? 
Over 20 Inspiring Experts Reveal Strategies on 
Healing Emotions & Responding to Trauma  
in Your Adoptive Family
Learn Specific Parenting Strategies From Experts Who Know What You're Going Through
KEYNOTE SESSION 
Replacing Your Child’s Fear with Love:
Powerful Strategies to Stop Difficult Behavior
Bryan Post is one of America’s Foremost Child Behavior and Adoption Experts and founder of the Post Institute for Family-Centered Therapy.  An internationally recognized specialist in the treatment of emotional and behavioral disturbance, he specializes in a love-based treatment approach that focuses on developing a deeper understanding of fear and how it rules our lives.  He is the author of The Great Behavior Breakdown, From Fear to Love: Parenting Difficult Adopted Children , and co-author of Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control
Proceeds to Benefit Families Displaced by Hurricane Harvey
Over 42,000 people have lost their homes in this unprecedented flooding and are living in overcrowded emergency shelters.  Families with young children have a dire need for disposable training underwear. 
OUR GOAL: 100,000 DISPOSABLE TRAINING UNDERWEAR
Will you help us reach this goal? 
Here’s a Sneak Peek at What Else You'll Learn 
from the Adoption HEART Conference…
We’ve brought together more than 20 of the most influential adoption & parenting experts to teach you effective approaches to help heal your adoptive family.  They will cover a variety of topics...
This online event delves deep into important topics of adoption:
Adoption Options
Adoption from foster care, open adoption, international adoption.
The Impact of Trauma
Effect of various trauma on brain development, prenatal exposure, attachment, grief and loss.
Growing Up Adopted
Adoptees share their experiences on growing up adopted and lead discussions on identity, race, and belonging. 
Parenting Strategies
Discover effective strategies for difficult behaviors, such as lying, stealing, manipulation, defiance, etc.
What Parents MUST Know
Healing your emotional baggage before adoption, secondary trauma, parental self-care, marriage health.
What Else Should I Do? 
Discover innovative ways that you can help orphans, children/ youth in foster care, and adoptive families.
Who’s Presenting & What Is Each Session About?
I hand-picked speakers who are at the top of their game. They’re the top adoption parenting experts in the country and, most importantly, they’re teaching from experience, not from theory.

Despite their busy schedules, each of these speakers jumped on board for this event and promised to teach their best stuff.  All I can say is, this event is eye-opening!
Here is the exciting list of speakers & their inspiring topics:
Dawn Davenport
How To Choose Which Adoption Option is Best for Your Family
Sharla Kostelyk
What They Don't Tell You about International Adoption
Lori Holden
How to Have an Open Adoption (Even in Foster Care & International Adoptions)
John M. Simmons
The Tough Decisions when Parenting Reactive Attachment Disorder
Sherrie Eldridge
What Parents MUST Know About Adoptee Grief, Loss, & Identity
Jillian Lauren
From Adoptee to Adoptive Parent: One Mom's Journey to Overcome Her Past to Parent Traumatized Children
Rhonda Roorda
Growing Up White: My Experience in Transracial Adoption
Melissa Fredin
How to Recognize Prenatal Exposure & Its Complex Effects on Your Child Today & Tomorrow
Dr. Rob Melillo
It's Not Behavior, It's Neurological: How Your Child's Brain May Be Imbalanced from Trauma 
Amy Sugeno
It Could Happen to You: How Compassion Fatigue & Secondary Trauma Can Overtake Foster & Adoptive Families
Marshall Lyles
How Attachment Has More To Do With YOU than With Your Child
Debra Jones
How to Help Your Child Overcome Their Past Trauma with a Trust-Based Parenting Intervention 
Bryan Post
Replacing Your Child's Fear with Love: Powerful Strategies to Stop Difficult Behaviors
Dr. Sue Cornbluth
How to Help Your Foster & Adopted Child Rise Up from the Depths of Trauma & Low Self-Esteem
Stacy Manning
How to Develop an Effective Plan to Intentionally Parent Challenging  Behaviors in Adopted Children
Gianna Dahlia
What Happens to Kids Who Age Out of Foster Care & What You Can Do About It
Chadwick Sapenter
Seeing Trauma through Your Child's Eyes: Tips From A Former Foster Kid
Mike Berry
How To Integrate Two Parenting Styles & Diffuse Conflicts in Your Marriage
Ashley Mitchell
What You Never Knew About Birthmother Grief & Loss 
Marti Smith
Could Your Child's Behavior Actually Be Sensory Processing Disorder? How Trauma Affects the Senses & Behavior
Tamara Lackey
How To Integrate Adoption into Your Home, Life & Work 
Lindsey Bussey
How To Use Animals & Pets to Help Regulate Your Traumatized Child
Get Training from 20+ Expert Interviews 
to help Foster/Adoptive Families 
Heal Emotions and Respond to Trauma

And the best part is…
You Can Watch Keynote Session with Bryan post FREE 
Here’s Why You Should Attend This Online Conference:
#1 – Help Families Displaced By Hurricane Harvey 
Right now, displaced families have a huge need for disposable training pants for toddlers.  In the overcrowded shelters, potty training is next to impossible with these stressed out children.  We have set a goal of providing 100,000 training pants for the hundreds of shelters throughout Texas.  Will you help?
#2 – Learn Directly From Parents Who’ve Been There 
Why waste time experimenting when you can learn directly from people who’ve been where you've been.  The speakers I’ve hand selected will empower you by teaching you what really works…so you can help your adoptive family heal.
#3 – Value-Packed Video Interviews
No boring training films! You get to watch my in-depth discussions with the experts in real, raw, authentic conversation with helpful advice and actionable tips and strategies that you can use immediately.
#4 – Learn From Other Adoptive Parents
During the event…between sessions, and after, you’ll make valuable connections with people just like you through our private Facebook group (available only to those who purchase a conference pass).
What Makes This Event Different?
No Travel or Sitters Required
There’s no flight or hotel room to book…saving you thousands of dollars, travel time, and time away from your family. And best of all, no sitters needed! 
Flexible Schedule
The keynote presentation of child behavior expert Bryan Post will be available to view online at your convenience.  If you purchase the all-access pass, you’ll get unlimited access to all the interviews, plus the bonus materials.
Once in a Lifetime Group of Speakers
This won’t be the same speakers you see everywhere. I purposely chose speakers from different aspects who personally inspire ME to be a better parent.

Most of these speakers don’t normally do events like this, but have agreed to make an exception…meaning you’ll get to see the most unique & diverse group of speakers at this once in a lifetime event.
Get Training from 20+ Experts To Help 
Heal Emotions And Respond To Trauma 
in your foster/adoptive family

And the best part is…
You Can Watch Keynote Session with Bryan Post FREE
MOST COMMON QUESTIONS
Is this event a good fit for me?
If you find yourself in one of the following categories, this event is good fit for:

Potential Adoptive Parents: You are exploring adding to your family via adoption. Whether through private domestic adoption, international adoption, or foster-to-adopt, you will benefit from learning all you can about, not only adoption, but brain development, early trauma and parenting strategies. 

Foster Parents: You are a temporary parent to traumatized children.  You are trying to provide stability and make a difference in children's lives, if only for a short time. You are in the trenches of parenting trauma. This event will help you in developing strategies to effectively parent through trauma!

Adoptive Parents: You already have adopted a child …but…even if you adopted at birth, your child may have been traumatized or exposed in utero. You’re struggling to make sense of your child's behavior and want to understand how to help your family heal. This event will be what you need to make your family connections stronger. 

Social Workers/Therapists: You work with traumatized children or foster/adoptive families.  You want to help families become stronger with emotionally stable children, and may not know what to suggest.  This event is your first step to understanding what is really going on in the home.
Where is this event located?
Wherever you are! Because this is an online event, there is no physical venue and no travel expenses. You can watch anywhere with an internet connection. No babysitters necessary! 
How does this event benefit hurricane victims?
Proceeds from the purchase of the all-access conference pass will go toward hurricane relief.  Right now, displaced families have a huge need for disposable training underwear in the overcrowded emergency shelters. We've set a goal of 100,000 training pants for the hundreds of shelters across Texas. Will you help?
Get Training From 20+ Expert Interviews On Adoption To Help With
Healing Emotions And Responding To Trauma

And the best part is…
Watch Keynote Session with Bryan Post FREE
ABOUT THE HOST
Penelope Webster
Conference Creator & Host
Penelope has been the editor and publisher of the popular foster parenting blog, Foster2Forever, since 2009.  She began her blog as a way to connect with other foster parents, and through the years, her blog has helped thousands of people on their journey to become foster parents.  She has been a mom to over 20 children as a foster parent, and is the forever mom to two young rambunctious boys.  

Penelope is the host of the Adoption HEART Conference which she created to empower adoptive parents just like you to finally feel more confident in parenting your traumatized children.  She understands the challenges of parenting children from hard places, and in her quest to help her children, she has sought out therapeutic parenting experts for this event.
Get Training from 20+ Expert Interviews On Adoption To Help With
Healing Emotions And Responding To Trauma

And the best part is…
Watch Keynote Session with Bryan Post FREE
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Penelope Webster