1147d – Webinar- Self-Injurious Behaviors Among Adopted Adolescents
(September 2015) For families who are parenting children with trauma or attachment histories. Brenda Benning, licensed therapist and adoptive parent, will be providing ninety-minutes of live online consultation. Participants were encouraged to bring questions that target the self-injurious behaviors among adopted and foster adolescents.
Brenda Benning, MSW, LICSW received her Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Minnesota and has trained with Heather Forbes, the co-founder of the Beyond Consequences model. She is currently counseling families individually in home and group settings. Her primary focus is adoptive families with children HEALing from trauma and attachment issues. Brenda and her husband are currently parenting ten children, nine through adoption–multiple with diagnosed trauma histories and attachment issues.