About the Training
This webinar will provide an in-depth examination of attachment and bonding, including issues such as grief and loss and bonding within the transracial family. This training will also offer practical techniques to help strengthen parent-child relationships.
About the Trainer
Jaclyn Skalnik is the founder of Adoption Wellness and is also a transracial, internationally adopted person. Jaclyn earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has assisted adoptive families throughout their adoption process for nearly two decades. She has presented at global conferences on matters concerning adoption and is passionate about counseling adopted persons and their families seeking support. Other professional experiences include international adoption related travel throughout Asia and Latin America, homeland travel with adoptive families, and advocating on behalf of children with special needs who deserve permanency in a loving, safe, healthy, and well-prepared family.
Jaclyn is a licensed and Certified Advanced Practice Social Worker, a trained Hague Accreditation reviewer for the Council on Accreditation, a member of the National Association of Social Workers, a World of Diversity trainer, community educator, adoptive family homeland journey social worker, and has facilitated international birth family searches and reunions.