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A Journey with Foster Children
March 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Please join us as Gillian Cooke, CASA Volunteer and Licensed Social Worker takes us through “A Journey with Foster Children”. She will discuss how to understand and support our children while on their journey toward healing. She will also share her personal story and how her coping skills helped her form a bond with her CASA children.
Topics included in this session will be:
Cycles of Life
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
The Human Life Cycle
This program is free. Light refreshments will be provided. All CASA and CAC volunteers will earn 4 Continuing Education hours for attending.
About Gillian Cooke:
Gillian Cooke is a licensed social worker, minister and counselor. Born in England, Gillian experienced World War II, the Blitz and destruction of Birmingham, Coventry and the area where her family lived. She evacuated to the country to escape the bombing and she experienced abuse from foster parents. As an adult, Gillian married an American Airman, traveled around the world and supported the Vietnam casualties in Germany and Air Bases. Gillian has written and presented programs for hospitals, clinics, churches, agencies and schools. Her focus is on children of war and child abuse issues.
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