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Doing Difficult Work Part 1: How to Develop Effective Relationships with Birth Families

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Online - Pre-Recorded

Experienced foster parents will discuss the realities of parenting children not living with their birth families. Learn approaches that help you establish relationships with birth families that are designed to help you and your children maintain healthy connections with birth parents. Learn about cultural humility and how to view birth families through a cultural lens.

Intended for: Foster Parents, Adoptive Parents, Kinship Caregivers

Facilitated by: MSU School of Social Work


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