Tag Archives: NACAC

Helping Children Love Themselves and Overcome Their Negative Belief Systems with Heather Forbes

This broadcast evening’s guest is Heather Forbes the keynote speaker at the upcoming NACAC “Family Matters” conference in Atlanta, GA, from July 19-22. Heather will be speaking on the subject of what parents can do when their children seem not … Continue reading

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Facebook Support Group for Adoptive Families With Ginny Blade

This broadcast’s guest is Ginny Blade, The Adoption Support Network Manager for the North American Council on Adoptable Children. Ginny was instrumental in starting a Facebook support group for families all over the State of Minnesota. She shares the story … Continue reading

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Community Champions Network – Nathan Ross

This week we interview Nathan Ross the newly appointed head of NACAC’s Community Champions Network (CCN), a network that supports families after children from foster care move into them. Nathan was adopted as a teenager and shares his personal life … Continue reading

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Kim Stevens Tribute to her Son Melvin

Kim Stevens, Editor of NACAC’s Community Champions Network Newsletter, wrote a powerful article about her son Melvin’s passing this summer. She joins the program tonight to share her thoughts about why she wrote the newsletter article and to answer some … Continue reading

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Family Coaching with Gayle Swift

Listen to this interesting interview with family coach, Gayle Swift, one of the founders of G.I.F.T (Growing Intentional Families Together) a group that has made a practice out of utilizing Family Coaching with adoptive families who are having difficulties with … Continue reading

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Christine Stevens & Cherish Thomas Share Their Stories

Our two excellent guests both spent time in foster care as children. Christine Stevens was adopted at age 8, search out her birth father’s family and went to live with him at 19, returned to her adoptive parents in her … Continue reading

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2010 NACAC Conference

Freshly back from the North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC) conference in Hartford Connecticut, Denise Royal and Pat O’Brien chat about what they got out of this years conference. This was NACAC’s 36th Annual Conference and Pat presented at … Continue reading

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