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Lunchtime Seminar: Trauma & Relationships in Adoption & Fostering

Venue: Zoom
Date: 9th February 2021
Time: 12noon - 1.30pm


The presenters are three students of the Ulster University MSc Research Methods programme who will present aspects of their findings around the common theme of Trauma and Relationships in Adoption and Fostering.  Fiona Templeton and Elizabeth Lyttle are both adoptive parents, whilst Laura Butler is a social worker in adoption and fostering in the Northern Trust.

Key areas covered in this seminar will include:

  1. Fiona Templeton: ‘My Experience of School – The Perspectives of Adoptees Aged 16-21 Years’
  2. Elizabeth Lyttle: Trauma and Relationships in the context of adoption breakdown
  3. Laura Butler: Trauma and Relationships in Foster Care


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Further Info: Alison Shaw -
Closing date for bookings: 9th February 2021