On-Demand Webinar - Openness in Adoption Webinar

Are you new to adoption and the topic of openness? This introductory webinar will help you understand the terms and definitions of openness in adoption.


This is an on-demand webinar that can be viewed online at your convenience after you register and purchase.

What is openness? What is the history of openness? What does openness look like in an adoptive family? What is an openness agreement? Does openness change with time? What is the Post Adoption Registry? This webinar will answer your questions on openess in adoption.

Presenter: Beverley Viveiros, Adoption Social Worker: Beverly has over 12 years of experience with MCFD mostly in Northwestern BC.  The majority of her professional life has been serving children and youth as a guardianship/youth social worker until she took on an adoption social worker role about a year ago. The uniqueness of the Northwest has allowed her to grow in her work with the Aboriginal population, and build wonderful relationships with many great people. 

Panelists: Harriet Fancott, Adoptive mom, Blogger and Sarah Reid AFABC Adoption Support Coordinator, Adoptive mom.

Date: On-Demand
Time: N/A
Online: Webinar Access will be sent out after registration.
Cost: $30 members, $40 non-members

Please Note:

The link to this webinar will be provided to you in the confirmation email after you have registered.

As this is an on-demand webinar, you will be able to access immediately.

Contact: Gwen Andre, Instructional Designer, gandre@bcadoption.com 604-320-7330 ext 181, or toll free in BC at 1-866-900-7330 ext 181.



September 1st, 2015 10:00 PM
Phone: 604 320 7330
Member $ 30.00
Non Member $ 40.00
Detailed Information
Audience: Prospective Parents, Adoptive Parents, GLBTQ Parents, Single Parents, Adoptive Families, Professionals
Location: Interior BC
Format Webinar
Topic/Area of Interest Intro to Adoption, Parenting, Cross-cultural

Please indicate if anyone in your party has the following allergies or dietary restrictions. A secondary question will allow you to include specifics on your dietary needs, including the severity of any allergies, or any allergies not listed in this question. 

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