All trainings listed on this website are for in process or licensed Kindred Family Focus providers only. If you are not a KFF provider and wish to attend a training listed, please contact Megan Nelson at mnelson@nexus-kff.org.

Upcoming Training/Education Opportunities

Event Region Date Day Time Location / Contact Website Link
Share and Support (Online) Eastern September 25th, 2019 Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm ONLINE Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Share and Support Metro September 26th, 2019 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:30pm KFF Metro Office
5985 Rice Creek Parkway Suite #202
Shoreview, MN 55126
Anna Goldsmith
agoldsmith@nexus-kff.org
612-297-5552
Eastern Foster Parent Fall Conference Eastern October 5th, 2019 Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Owatonna or Faribault (TBD) Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Share and Support Northeast October 10th, 2019 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:00pm Barnum Community Church
3762 Front Street
Barnum, MN 55707
Julie Soderberg
jsoderberg@nexus-kff.org
612-816-3851
Share and Support Northwest October 15th, 2019 Tuesday 11:30am - 1:30pm City Brew
120 4th St N, Suite A
Wahpeton, ND 58075
Krista Hagberg
khagberg@nexus-kff.org
218-739-3074
Share and Support (Online) Eastern October 16th, 2019 Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm ONLINE Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Agency Specific Training (Adoption) Central October 18th, 2019 Friday 8:30am - 12:30pm St. Cloud KFF Office
412 Great Oak Drive
Waite Park, MN 56387
Belle Kunstleben
bkunstleben@nexus-kff.org
or 320-248-5028
Trauma Training Northwest October 25th, 2019 Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm Fergus Falls KFF Office
220 W. Washington Ave Ste B2
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Trauma Training Northeast October 26th, 2019 Saturday 8:30am - 5:00pm Barnum Community Church
3762 Front Street
Barnum, MN 55707
Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
De-Escalation Training Northwest November 2nd, 2019 Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm Fergus Falls KFF Office
220 W. Washington Ave Ste B2
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Share and Support Northeast November 14th, 2019 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:00pm Barnum Community Church
3762 Front Street
Barnum, MN 55707
Julie Soderberg
jsoderberg@nexus-kff.org
612-816-3851
Agency Specific Training (Adoption) Central November 15th, 2019 Friday 8:30am - 12:30pm St. Cloud KFF Office
412 Great Oak Drive
Waite Park, MN 56387
Belle Kunstleben
bkunstleben@nexus-kff.org
or 320-248-5028
Share and Support (Online) Eastern November 20th, 2019 Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm ONLINE Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Northwest Foster/Adoptive Family Holiday Party Northwest December 3rd, 2019 Tuesday 5:00pm - 7:00pm All Star Bowl
309 17th St N
Moorhead, MN 56560
Krista Hagberg
khagberg@nexus-kff.org
218-739-3074
Share and Support Northeast December 12th, 2019 Thursday 6:30pm - 8:00pm Barnum Community Church
3762 Front Street
Barnum, MN 55707
Julie Soderberg
jsoderberg@nexus-kff.org
612-816-3851
Share and Support (Online) Eastern December 18th, 2019 Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm ONLINE Megan Nelson
mnelson@nexus-kff.org
or 507-517-8381
Agency Specific Training (Adoption) Central December 20th, 2019 Friday 8:30am - 12:30pm St. Cloud KFF Office
412 Great Oak Drive
Waite Park, MN 56387
Belle Kunstleben
bkunstleben@nexus-kff.org
or 320-248-5028

ONLINE TRAININGS (24/7 Availability)


Event Subject Format Website Link
Center for Resilient Children Trauma, Resiliency Online & In Person Center for Resilient Children
CASE Adoption and Foster Care Mental Health, Disorders, Adoption Online CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Pr%f Alliance (formerly MOFAS) FASD In Person https://www.proofalliance.org/training-and-webinars/
PACER Special Education, Special Needs, School Support Online & In Person https://www.pacer.org/workshops/
Foster Care & Adoptive Community Trainings Parenting, Behavioral Issues, Trauma, Disorders, Foster Care Issues, Racial and Cultural Issues Online http://www.fosterparentstest.com/store/index.htm?Submit2=Click+for+Online+Training
QPI Flordia Just in Time Trainings Attachment, Parenting, Trauma, Independent Living, LGBTQ, Transitions Online http://www.qpiflorida.org/justintime/pages/training.html
QPI California Just in Time Trainings Attachment, Parenting, Trauma, Independent Living, LGBTQ, Transitions Online http://www.qpicalifornia.org/pages/TopicIndex.shtml
MN Adopt Webinar Library and Resources Adoption, Behavior & Diagnosises, Gender Identity, Special Needs, Transitions, Trauma Online & In Person https://www.mnadopt.org/education/
Foster Parent College Parenting, Behavior Management, Birth Family Engagement Online Foster Parent College Online Trainings
North American Council on Adoptable Children Adoption, Behavior & Diagnosises, Gender Identity, Special Needs, Transitions, Trauma Online NACAC Trainings
Resource Training and Solutions Parenting In Person http://www.resourcetraining.com/

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A list of resources for parents
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Parenting Partner
Helpful articles for parents
Family Matters
Family Matters
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