Region III Network Meeting

Date(s) - Jul 9
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Westport Town Hall Room 201 and 201A


Title:  Understanding the Emotional Perspectives of Special Needs Parents and Caregivers

Date/Time: Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 4:30-6:00pm

Location: Westport Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Ave., Westport

Understanding the Emotional Perspectives of Special Needs Parents and Caregivers is the next workshop brought to you by NASW’s Region III Network and will be presented by Lorraine Lazarus-Morley, LCSW.  This workshop will provide an overview of current demographics, including the foremost identified needs of families; discussion of challenges and rewards when working with special-need families; and, sharing of relevant resources. In addition, educational objectives include: (a) utilizing enhanced listening to affect distress, (b) broadening perspectives as to the ways families are impacted when there are special needs involved, (c) learning how to assist in creating a different attachment when in the process of adjustment.

Approved for 1.5 CECs by NASW/CT.  Meetings are free and open to all disciplines.

If CECs are desired, the cost is: Members $10 / Non-Members $25

*Regions are for convenience. Please feel free to attend any regional meeting throughout the state regardless of your home address.