Wise Up!

W.I.S.E.Up! Workshop

Dates: February 28, 2009 in Princeton, NJ
10:30a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Lunch will be served
Princeton Friends School, 470 Quaker Road, Princeton, New Jersey 08540

This workshopis for pre-adoptive and adoptiveparents, as well as adopted childrenages 5-12. Babysitting will beprovided for children younger than5.

Didyou know nearly every adoptedchild is asked questions abouttheir adoption? Forchildren in trans- racial families,it can begin as early as age3:”Whydon't you look like your mom?” Forothers, it might not begin untilthey're 6, 7 or even 8: “Whywere you adopted?” or “Where'syour real mother?”

Now you canempower your child with W.I.S.E.Up! The nationally recognized tooldeveloped by C.A.S.E. to help parentsjust like you empower their childrento handle comments and questionsand then decide the most comfortableway to communicate about theiradoption story with others.

In thisworkshop parents and childrenwill learn: Specifictools and strategies to dealwith difficult adoption relatedsituations and a common languageand set of tools for familiesto improve communication aboutthese issues within the familyand effectiveness in dealingwith inappropriate comments,awkward moments, teasing andbullying.


        Time: 10:30a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

        Parentswill meet with one IAC Centertherapist while children meetwith a second IAC Center therapist.  Adultswho were adopted will assistwith the children's group.

Each group willidentify difficult situations andlearn the W.I.S.E. Up tools andstrategies for dealing with them.

Lunchand Chat:

Time:  12:30p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Lunch will beserved and participants willhave a chance to speak informallywith IAC Center therapists, andadults who were adopted who areassisting the IAC staff.

          Time: 1:15to 2:30 p.m.
Parentsand children will meet togetherwith the 2 IAC Center therapistsand the adults who were adopted.

Name Sales End Price Fee
Wise Up Workshop Ended Free
Wise Up Paid Ended $85 $3.12

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