Services for Adoptive Families
What is Adoption Support Fund?
The ASF is a fund set up by the government in recognition that many adoptive families and those families who are caring for a child under an SGO need some support due to the sometimes complex and profound needs of their children. Our team at ABC is highly committed to providing and developing services for adoptive families, all of whom are referred to us by their Local Authority and funded by the Adoption Support Fund.
ABC work alongside the child or young person, their family and social worker to create a bespoke package of support that fits the individual needs of each family.
What ASF services does ABC provide?
We provide a range of therapies that are outlined by ASF including:
- Individual Psychotherapy
- Therapeutic Parenting and Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy
- Filial Therapy
- Play Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Solution Focussed Therapy
- Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Creative Therapy
- Therapeutic life story work
Specialist Therapeutic Needs Assessment
ABC’s Consultant Clinical Psychologist provides a specialist therapeutic needs assessment for those children and young people who would benefit from this in-depth intervention.
If you think your child and your family may benefit from support please get in touch with us for an informal conversation on:
call: 01642 913060