Specializing in Adoption Counseling, Home Studies and Education 518-281-8884
Programs for Adoptive Parents, Adopted Adults, Birth/First Parents & Prospective Adoptive Parents
Programs for Professionals & Graduate Students
Helpful Hints from Adopted Teens to their Adoptive Parents
Adoption & the Schools
Social Media, The Internet & Adoptive Relationships
Adoption: The Elephant in the Family
Responding to Unnecessary Comments with Education & Humor
Adoption: Where Do I Start?
Building a Family by Adoption
Talking to Children About Their Stories & Adoption
Starting a Support Group & Keeping a Support Group Strong
Making Open Adoption Work - The Birth Parent Perspective
Marie does presentations on a variety of pre & post adoption related topics for adoptees, adoptive families, prospective adoptive parents,and professionals. Below is a list of programs that Marie has done. If you would like Marie to speak to your organization on a topic that is not listed below feel free to call her to discuss your program needs.
Working with Individuals Whose Lives Have Been Impacted by Adoption
Helping Adoptive Families with Difficult Conversations
Adoption Issues in Therapy & Schools: Strategies for Working with Children & Adults
Family Counseling to Prevent Adoption Dissolution
Working with Adopted Teens in a Group Setting
The Case for Improved National Home Study Standards
Identity Issues for Adopted Persons, Adoptive Parents & First/Birth Parents
Call Marie at (518) 281-8884
to schedule a presentation
for your group.
Organizations Marie Has Presented At
NYS National Association of Social Workers
Continuing Education Program
formerly New York State Citizens'
Coalition for Children
University at Albany School of Social Welfare
Marriage & Family Therapy Graduate Class
Capital Region Adoption Exchange
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of Marie discussing one of her
trainings on adoption issues.