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Online | Lying, Stealing and Manipulating: What To Do With Challenging Behaviors!

11/12/2020 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Type of Class

Two Part Training

***registering for part 1 automatically registers you for part 2***

Trauma, neglect and multiple attachment disruptions have a negative impact on a child’s developing brain, social, emotional, cognitive and physiological development. A child’s belief system about ‘what happened’ and ‘why’ it happened is important for us to know and understand. For parents and professionals to intervene effectively and create relational healing, we must decode the challenging emotions and behaviors that keep children stuck in fear of emotional intimacy and attachment.


  • Thursday, November 12, 2020
  • Thursday, November 19, 2020

Special Guest Trainer:

Allison Davis Maxon, LMFT

Nationally recognized expert in the fields of child welfare and children’s mental health specializing in Attachment, Developmental Trauma and Permanency/Adoption. She is the Executive Director of the National Center on Adoption and Permanency and was the foster care consultant for the Paramount Pictures movie Instant Family. Allison was honored in 2017 with the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute ‘Angels in Adoption’ award and is the co-author of Seven Core Issues in Adoption and Permanency: A Guide to Promoting Understanding and Healing in Adoption, Foster Care, Kinship Families and Third Party Reproduction, Jessica Kingsley Publishing 2019.

Registration will close on Tuesday, November 10 2020 at 12 pm

***Please Note: This class will be facilitated on the online platform called Zoom. Internet access and access to a computer/laptop/tablet/smartphone is required to attend.

The link to attend this class will be provided on the day of class.

Please follow the link below for a brief tutorial on how to sign up for a free Zoom account.

Zoom User Guide




If you plan to book multiple classes throughout the year, please create a User Account by clicking Sign Up. Your account will allow you to sign in at any time, have a history log of all the classes you register for, cancel any classes and register for multiple classes in one session.

If you decide not to create an account, non-account holders will enter their information to the left to book a class during each registration session.

Submit one form per participant. Each participant MUST register individually using their legal name and information. No credit will be given to participants not registered for the class. If registering on behalf of someone else, please use their information when registering, NOT YOURS. Thank you!

Bookings are closed for this event.