Coming to Springfield First UMC

in partnership with The James Project

Empowered To Connect Simulcast Presented by Show Hope. 

Come and experience practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we work

to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children, especially those who

have experienced trauma or loss, including children impacted by adoption and foster care. 

Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Lunch and snacks will be provided both days. 

Tickets are $10/person. 

Featuring Trust-Based Relational Intervention® methods developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and Dr. David Cross from the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development at TCU to help bring attachment and connection in families. The content is ideal for adoptive and foster parents, those considering adoption or foster care, and those who are serving and supporting others, including social workers, agency professionals, church staff and ministry leaders, counselors, and therapists.

If you would like to attend the Empowered to Connect Simulcast, please register here!

Questions? Interested in volunteering? Please email Eden Lindberg.