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Adoption Mythology

January 10th, 2015 | by

If you are adopted or part of an adopted family then you’ve probably heard a question like this before: “So, what’s the big deal about being adopted?” or perhaps one like this: “Why aren’t adopted people satisfied with what they have, they should be grateful?” I’ve heard such questions or some variation thereof so many times that I have to wonder what compels people to ask such questions - which are surprisingly personal - yet which express surprisingly common views. I conclude that these kinds of questions are born of a misunderstanding about the nature of adoption, what I call ‘Adoption Mythology’.

Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop

February 21st, 2012 | by

From the http://theretardedowl.wordpress.com/ Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop February 20, 2012 I signed up for a Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop a

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    • Bringing New Awareness and Skills to your Reunion Relationship November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 3070 – 264th Street in Aldergrove B.C

      Bringing New Awareness and Skills to your Reunion RelationshipA One Day, Skill Building, Hands-On Workshop Offered by
       The Forget Me Not Family Society

      Presented by Catherine Moore MA RCC
      www.catherinemoore.ca www.weareadopted.ca

      If you are in process or paused in an adoption reunion relationship and want perspective, skills and practice in negotiating the tricky, tender territory involved, this workshop is for you.

      What you will gain:
       a better understanding of the unique nature of adoption reunions
       how to bring more awareness and compassion to self and others
       practice using effective communication skills
       ways of finding peace regardless of what is

      When: 9am to 4pm Saturday November 16, 2019
      Where: 3070 – 264th Street in Aldergrove B.C. (White Spot conference room)
      What’s Included: am and pm Coffee break with snacks, full lunch, support/discussion group to follow

      Cost: Early Registration by September 30th : $85.00
                Registration after September 30th : $95.00
                ($20.00 Discount for Forget Me Not Family Society Members)
      Registration/Information please contact:
       Catherine Moore: info@catherinemoore.ca or info@weareadopted.ca
       Marnie Tetz: www.adoptioncircles.net marnietetz@shaw.ca

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