Upcoming Training/Education Opportunities


JULY


Event Date Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
Convening Tough Conversations Between Adolescent Adopttees and Parents: Steps to Evoke Attachment in Conflict Repair July 30th, 2018 Monday 9:00am - 12:00pm $89.00 In Person Mount Zion Temple
1300 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105
MACMH Registration

AUGUST


Event Date Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
Traumatized Children and Adolescents: From Surviving to Thriving August 7th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 4:00pm $179.00 In Person Beth El Synagogue
5225 Barry Street West
Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
MACMH Registration
North American Council on Adoptable Children 44th Annual Conference August 8th, 2018 Wednesday Varies See website In Person InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101
NACAC Website
North American Council on Adoptable Children 44th Annual Conference August 9th, 2018 Thursday Varies See website In Person InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101
NACAC Website
North American Council on Adoptable Children 44th Annual Conference August 10th, 2018 Friday Varies See website In Person InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101
NACAC Website
CPR/First Aid/AED August 14th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

SEPTEMBER


Event Date Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 18th, 2018 Tuesday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 19th, 2018 Wednesday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 20th, 2018 Thursday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 21st, 2018 Friday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 22nd, 2018 Saturday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
Trauma Sensitive Parenting Summit September 23rd, 2018 Sunday Varies Free Online ONLINE Trauma Summit Registration
CPR/First Aid/AED September 25th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

OCTOBER


Event Date Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic October 16th, 2018 Tuesday 5:30pm-9:00pm $60/person
$85/couple
In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
How to Put the Fun Back into Parenting with Love & Logic October 23rd, 2018 Tuesday 5:30pm-9:00pm $60/person
$85/couple
In Person Resource Training & Solutions
137 23rd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Resource Training Registration
CPR/First Aid/AED October 23rd, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

DECEMBER


Event Date Day Time Cost Format Location / Contact Website Link
CPR/First Aid/AED December 4th, 2018 Tuesday 9:00am - 12:30pm $27.00 In Person Mille Lacs Academy
407 130th Ave S
Onamia, MN 56359
320-532-4005 EXT 544
To register email or call Denise Dallas:
320-532-4005 EXT 544
ddallas@nexus-kff.org

ONLINE TRAININGS (24/7 Availability)


Event Date / Time Time Cost Format Website Link
Strategies for Success: Parenting your Child/Teen with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
What Prospective and Adoptive Families Should Know about FASD ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
TOO MANY LOSSES, TOO SOON: Loss and Grief Among Foster and Adoptive Children ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Beneath the Mask: Understanding Adopted Teens ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
W.I.S.E. UP! For Parents: Empowering Children to Handle Questions/Comments about Adoption ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
S.A.F.E at School ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Talking with Children About Adoption ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Emotional Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Parents and Child ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Emotional Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Parents and Child: Part 2 ALWAYS 24/7 $10 for 48 hours Webinar CASE Adoption & Foster Care Support Registration
Foster Care & Adoptive Community Trainings ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar Foster Care & Adoptive Community Training
MN Adopt Webinar Library and Resources ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar MN Adopt Webinar Library
Foster Parent College ALWAYS 24/7 varies Webinar Foster Parent College Online Trainings
Fosterparents.com/KFS
***These trainings are only able to be utilized by KFF licensed homes unless prior approval is received from a KFF social worker.
ALWAYS 24/7 FREE Webinar Fosterparents.com/KFF
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study: Identify, Intervene and Interrupt ONGOING 24/7 FREE ONLINE Gudersen On Demand Training

IN PERSON TRAININGS


Event Date / Time Time Cost Format Website Link
CPR (Heartsaver) by appointment by appointment varies In Person Riverview Hospital
Melanie Russell
317-776-4178
First Aid/CPR/AED see website for dates and locations   varies In Person/Online Red Cross Take A Class
NAMI Duluth Area see website for dates and locations FREE In Person/Online NAMI Duluth
NAMI Hennepin County see website for dates and locations FREE In Person/Online NAMI Hennepin

IN THE NEWS @ NEXUS
Nexus Names Dr. Michelle K. Murray President, Chief Executive Officer
Corey is looking for a permanent home

Corey is looking for a permanent home

Nexus Names Dr. Michelle K. Murray President, Chief Executive Officer

Nexus Names Dr. Michelle K. Murray President, Chief Executive Officer

9th Annual Turkey Trot 5K

Kindred Family Focus' 9th Annual Turkey Trot 5K

25th Annual Golf Outing

Onarga Academy 25th Annual Golf Outing

Gerard Academy 18th Annual Golf Tournament

Gerard Academy 18th Annual Golf Tournament

The 2nd Annual Great Steak Out

Join Onarga Academy for The 2nd Annual Great Steak Out

MN Department of Human Services Crisis Line

MN Department of Human Services Crisis Line
Help is available now!

Mille Lacs Academy 23rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Come enjoy a day of golf in support of the youth at Mille Lacs Academy!

Join Us for the 9th Annual Timber Dash Trail Run + Kids K!

Join Us for the 9th Annual Timber Dash Trail Run + Kids K!

The Library
The Library
A list of resources for parents
Parenting Partner
Parenting Partner
Helpful articles for parents
Family Matters
Family Matters
(Q&A with Dr. Michelle Murray, Ph.D.)