Session Description: Want to find your voice and learn how sharing your story can help others? Come learn how to reframe foster care experiences as expertise and how to safely tell stories by retaining boundaries.
Upon completion of this workshop participants will be able to
Share personal stories in a healthy and purposeful manner (Story of Self / Personal Narrative)
Understand how telling a personal story can impact relationships (Attachment & Connectedness)
Describe the importance of strategic sharing and strategies to determine how and when to discuss personal stories (Self-Regulation)
5-10m / Introduction & Overview
15-20m / Discussion & Activity: Red, Yellow, or Green Light?
15m / Activity: Developing an Escape Hatch
20-30m / Activity: Practice Panel
5m / Wrap-up
Slides: Included (optional - not required for presentation