One of our New Year's goals for 2019 is to continue to educate school personnel, therapists and other professionals who work with your family about the latest research and information about the challenges that adoptees and their families cope with.  If you would like us to connect with any of these professionals, email us with their contact information.

9th Annual Adoption Educational Forum

An Afternoon with Katie Naftzger, LICSW

Please join us for our ninth annual Adoption Education Forum: An Afternoon with Katie Naftzger, LICSW. The event is titled The Intersection of Adoption and Teenhood: Strategies and Insights. If you are an adoptive parent, educator, therapist or physician, do not miss this!


Date: Sunday March 24, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00pm 

Location: Christ and Holy Trinity Church, Westport, CT

Fee: $30 for individuals 

          $55 for couples


Click to register with Constant Contact.

Beginning in January

SEARCH AND REUNION: A GROUP FOR ADOPTIVE PARENTS

Even if adoptees aren’t actively engaged in the search and reunion process, they are often thinking about their birth family. This group will provide information and support from people who understand.


Location: 2 Lincoln Street, Westport, CT

Dates: Monday January 14, February 11, March 11, April 15

Time: 12:30 - 2:00 pm

Fee: $ 150 per person; $ 275 per couple payable before the first session.* (We can provide documentation for your insurance company.)


Email us to register for this group.

PARENTS OF ADOPTEES 18-22

Each age represents unique challenges for adoptees and their parents. The group experience provides information and support from people who understand.


Location: 2 Lincoln Street, Westport, CT

Dates: Thursday January 24, February 24, March 14, April 25

Time: 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Fee: $ 150 per person; $ 275 per couple payable before the first session.* (We can provide documentation for your insurance company.)


Email us to register for this group.

PARENTS OF ADOPTEES IN HIGH SCHOOL

Each age represents unique challenges for adoptees and their parents. The group experience provides information and support from people who understand.


Location: 2 Lincoln Street, Westport, CT

Dates: Thursday evenings -- dates to come

Time: 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Fee: $ 150 per person; $ 275 per couple payable before the first session.* (We can provide documentation for your insurance company.)


Email us to register for this group.


All programs are facilitated by Susan W. Baron, LCSW and Risa J. Werner, LCSW, co-founders of Touched By Adoption and are held at our offices at 2 Lincoln Street in Westport.