Why Choose Connect?

Professional Adoption & Foster Care Counseling

Our team is dedicated to treating individuals, couples and families who have been touched by foster care or adoption.

With over 100 years of experience in adoption, we are well-equipped to meet you at your point of need.

Our therapists and coaches are foster and adoption competent and have:

  • Professional education and licensure
  • Family-focused, strengths-based, culturally-competent approaches
  • Clinical skills and expertise in treating individuals with a history of abuse, neglect and/or trauma
  • A comprehensive understanding of development, separation, loss and attachment
  • Familiarity with all types of adoption:┬á infant, transracial, international, foster-adopt, step-parent and kinship
  • A holistic bio-psycho-social-spiritual perspective on the healing journey
  • Understanding of infertility, adoption and foster care and the unique challenges each of these journeys entail

Our team is trained in a variety of trauma-informed, attachment-rich modalities, including Theraplay®, Narrative Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and family systems.Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI) is also used with families who are parenting children who have experienced trauma, abuse and loss.