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March 2020

$60

Trauma Competent Caregiver- 8 Week Deep Dive Course

March 25 @ 10:00 am - May 27 @ 12:00 pm
Fostering Hope Austin Family Center, 13300 Pond Springs Road
Austin, TX 78729 United States

*We are now offering this training digitally through a webinar format due to precautions taken in the midst of COVID-19.*   Join us for a deep dive into understanding how trauma affects the brain, body and belief system of a child and how, as caregivers, we can bring hope and healing to the children we care for. We will cover everything from how to correct a child's overwhelming behaviors using TBRI® to how to take care of ourselves as parents.…

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April 2020

Free

Parent Coaching: Leaving Room for Myself

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fostering Hope Austin Family Center, 13300 Pond Springs Road
Austin, TX 78729 United States

Parenting children from a hard place can leave us feeling emotionally and physically exhausted. We might feel like we are being pulled into every direction-- school drop off, therapist appointments, family committments and behvioral issues-- and have no room for ourselves. It is so importantant that we learn how to meet our own needs as parents, especially while parenting children with diffiuclt pasts . In this session we will learn how to carve out room and time to take care…

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Free

Parent Coaching: Creating a Balance of Structure and Nurture

April 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fostering Hope Austin Family Center, 13300 Pond Springs Road
Austin, TX 78729 United States

Children need a balance of structure and nurture. This includes creating predictiable, nurturing and safe spaces for our children form a hard place to thrive. In this session we will learn about our double role as parents-- to make children feel our warm love through nurture and to provide guidance and limits through structure. Our parent coaching sessions are workshops with a small number of participants. Bring your specific questions as our parent trainer will be able to give more…

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$10

Introduction to Trauma Informed Care for Helpers of the Foster or Adoptive Family

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fostering Hope Austin Family Center, 13300 Pond Springs Road
Austin, TX 78729 United States

Do you know a child who has experienced trauma? Maybe you are not his parent, but you are his grandparent, teacher, or babysitter. This training is for those who are wishing to understand children they love and want practical tips to engage with him better as well as support the family of the child.  The objectives of this session are to understand how childhood trauma impacts the brain, body and behavior of a child and to learn to apply practical…

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