Fostering & Adopting Sibling Groups (4/12/24)


ASK-VIP Trainings are offered at no cost.

April 12, 2024
6:00 PM-7:30 PM Eastern Time

Kay Upton, Adoptive Parent Trainer


Fostering & Adopting Sibling Groups explores the benefits of placing siblings together as well as potential barriers and challenges. The impact of on attachment and bonding among siblings who have experienced trauma is discussed. Considerations related to caring for a sibling placement are explored.   

After completing this training, participants will be able to:  

  • Recognize positive aspects of placing siblings together as well as potential barriers and challenges. 
  • Identify items to consider before accepting a placement of siblings. 

ASK-VIP trainings are expressly designed to meet the needs of foster and adoptive parents. Skilled trainers who have lived experiences with fostering and adoption provide these trainings in a virtual group setting. There is 1.5 hours of ongoing, elective foster parent training credit available for Kentucky’s foster parents.

Create an account or log-in to register for this training. A reliable internet connection and a smartphone, tablet, or computer with web camera is needed to participate. If there are two adults in the same household that want to participate in this training, each person must register separately. Foster parent training credit is administered based on the duration of the meeting and each attendee’s participation. Training credit is only available if you have not participated in this training within the past twelve months.

If you have any questions about this training or how to register, please email or call 859-257-7361.