An on-demand virtual conference means registrants for the conference will be able to take each day’s courses whenever they have the time. You can join the conference with us over the three days or at your own pace over the next three months! The content of the conference will be available until September 30, 2021.

Complete all 12 courses within your timeframe and then print out your training certificate.

Hope. Care. Change.

Conference Curriculum

  • 01

    Forward with Hope

    • Forward with Hope, a Conversation with Chan Hellman, PhD

    • FASD Through a Lens of Hope with Barb Clark

    • Building Relationships Filled with Hope with Amanda Cruce

    • A Fireside Chat with Justin and Alexis Black, Authors of Redefining Normal: How Two Foster Kids Beat the Odds and Discovered Healing, Happiness, and Love.

    • Foster Welcome, A Message from Our Partners at Ritz Crackers

  • 02

    Forward in Care

    • Forward in Care, a Conversation with Bessel van der Kolk, MD

    • Caring for Your Relationships with Marcus Stallworth, LMSW

    • The Good News: What You Do Matters with Christina D. Bethell, PhD

    • Paying It Forward: A Fireside Chat with Ángela Quijada-Banks, Author of The Black Foster Youth Handbook: 50+ Lessons I Learned to Successfully Age-Out of Foster Care and Holistically Heal

  • 03

    Forward Toward Change

    • Forward Toward Change, Be the Change You Want to See with Chris James-Brown, Hope Cooper; and Arnie Eby

    • Advocating for Homes for Youth in Care with Ruth Anne White, PhD

    • Advocating for Community Support with Alison Caliendo, PhD

    • Going Forward: Nothing for Us, Without Us. A fireside chat with April Rivera-Curtis