Parenting Adopted Teenagers during Covid-19 - Online Workshop

23 February 2021 7:30pm - 9:30pm Online


This online workshop is for the parents of adopted teenagers.

We know that many teenagers are under particular stress at the moment as are their parents.

This may be particularly true of some adopted teens who may struggle with strong emotions and some anxiety.

The aim of this online workshop is to provide parents of adopted teens with support, a chance to meet others in a similar situation, and to offer some essential parenting skills especially needed for this unusual times.

Workshop Topics:

  • coping with anxiety - practical strategies
  • self care for parents
  • behavioural challenges
  • managing friendships during socially isolating times
  • online activity
  • thinking about birth family

We will be using the break out facility during the workshop to allow for discussion and feedback.

Facilitated by Kasia Purcell and Cristin Ingleis of Barnardos Post Adoption Services

A link to the Zoom Workshop will be sent to registrants nearer the time.

Please ensure you have a secure and stable internet connection for the course.

Further enquiries, please email [email protected].