Our courses and webinars are interactive and openly and honestly discuss the joys and challenges of adoption.
ALP offers packages that include a variety of online courses
meeting training requirements for international and domestic adoption.
Learn more about our Hague, Hague China and Domestic Packages
The goal of ALP is to complement the adoption information and resources provided by your
adoption agency. Our online courses are interactive and openly and honestly discuss the joys and challenges
of adoption. They are designed to help you make informed decisions whether you are preparing to
adopt or already parenting adopted children.
Learn more about our courses
ALP offers several live webinars a year. Recorded versions of webinars are
offered as for those who can not attend the live events. With subject matter experts at the forefront
of their field, our webinars tackle timely subjects and are designed to provide parents help raising adopted children.
Learn more about upcoming and recorded webinars
In this webinar, The Cradle’s Our Children initiative brings together a panel of therapists and parents to discuss the stigma that exists around mental health and why the rate of Black families seeking mental health care and treatment is much lower than White families. They talk about why mental health services should be designed with cultural and social nuances in mind as well as the upward trend in mental health needs as Covid-19 has interrupted the lives of so many kids and limited their social activities.
An adoptive mother shares how she was able to explain adoption in a language and style first graders were able to understand. PLUS: a list of useful adoption resources and tips from professionals for talking about adoption in schools.