Posts by The Tapestry Team


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October 26, 2017 Mindfulness – S4E4 Chris is joined once again by Ryan and Kayla as the team talks about the need for mindfulness. As Curt Thompson says, “You need to pay attention to what you’re paying attention to.” They discuss why this is especially important… 0
October 1, 2017 The Poetic Justice of Empathy If you have been paying attention, you will notice that lately there has been a growing interest in certain circles about empathy. It has, thankfully, moved out of the privacy of the mental health consultation rooms and neuroscience research studies… 0
July 24, 2017 You’re Never Too Old to Change The 2017 Tapestry Conference will be held October 20-21 at Irving Bible Church. Come learn from Dr. Curt Thompson as he teaches on the Soul of Shame. Examine how shame keeps us from being engaged in relationships and community. Learn how… 0
June 2, 2017 Curt Thompson on Neuroplasticity Curt Thompson was interviewed at Biola University and explained the flexibility of the brain to change and grow, the capabilities of the mind, and what these have to do with spiritual transformation and the traditional spiritual disciplines. We are thrilled… 0
January 19, 2017 Empowered to Connect Parent Training One of the most important things we’ve learned as parents is the difference between being safe and feeling safe. For many years we thought that they were the same thing, but we have come to understand and live the difference.… 0
January 6, 2017 Support Groups Start January 11 We all need someone to lean on. That is especially true for those who foster, have adopted, or who are waiting. Join other like-minded parents for a time of connection and sharing. Our support groups are open to any adoptive, foster,… 0
December 5, 2016 Moms Christmas Dessert All adoptive and foster moms, as well as those who are waiting, are invited to join us for an evening of delicious desserts and fellowship. We will also do a gift exchange of your “go to mom survival item.” We… 0
October 4, 2016 2016 Tapestry Conference: Beyond the Basics The 2016 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference will be held October 21-22 at Irving Bible Church. Last year we went Back to Basics, so this year we decided to go Beyond the Basics. Each of our presenters will spend… 1
December 2, 2015 Ladies Christmas Dessert All adoptive and foster moms, as well as those who are waiting, are invited to join us for an evening of delicious dessert (made from scratch waffles) and fellowship. We will gather on Thursday, December 17 from 7:00 to 9:00… 0
November 10, 2015 Conference 2012 – Memory Dr. Curt Thompson was the keynote speaker at our 2012 conference. Here is a breakout session from that year presented by Dr. Thompson titled “Memory.” 0