Parent Training ~ Fall 2019

The Empowered To Connect (ETC) Parent Training is an interactive learning experience designed specifically for adoptive and foster parents. The ETC Parent Training was developed by Michael and Amy Monroe and relies heavily on the Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI®) model developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and her colleagues at the TCU Institute of Child Development.  Course topics include:
  • Building a Foundation of Connection
  • Examining What You Bring to the Relationship
  • Discovering the Heart of Connection – Attachment
  • Focusing on the Needs of the Whole Child
  • Putting It All Together: Connecting While Correcting
  • Understanding Your Child's History
The application and inquiries can be submitted to  or call 210.698.4620.