cannot have been convicted of a criminal offense against a child.
Members must pay yearly memberships dues and agree to uphold the bylaws
of Kansas ATTACh.
Level of membership and benefits:
All memberships include the chapter newsletter, voting privileges in the Kansas ATTACh Executive Board Election, eligible to serve on a committee, use of the bulletin board and 20% discount on all Kansas ATTACh trainings, conferences and workshops and books.
Parent: Annual fee is $36. Criteria – Any parent of a child diagnosis with attachment related problems by a Qualified Mental Health Professional. Membership
includes a reduce fee for the parents’ support group and
parenting related information and resources.
Advocate: Annual fee: $48. Criteria – Any person interested in supporting the mission of Kansas ATTACh. Membership includes certificate of
membership and packet of attachment related information and
Professional: Annual fee: $60. Criteria – Any person with a master’s degree or higher in the social services field and licensed by the state of Kansas. Must have 30 hours of attachment related training and agree to abide by the ATTACh Professional Standards of Practice. Membership includes participation in professional development events, attachment related information and
resources, listing on our website and a membership certificate.
Advocate Agency/Business: Annual fee: $180. Criteria – Any agency, business or organization interested in supporting the mission of Kansas ATTACh. Membership
includes free publicity on our website, in our newsletter and at community
presentations, a free training and certificate of membership.
* Registered Clinicians with ATTACh can receive a professional level membership with Kansas ATTACh for $36.
For caretakers of a
child who has been diagnosed with attachment difficulties or
Reactive Attachment Disorder and are or have been involved in, or considering,
attachment based therapy and reparenting.
& 3RD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
Training & Education (members only) at 6:30 pm
Support (everyone welcome) at 7:30 pm
This group offers
caregivers a place to meet and talk with other caregivers, learn more about
parenting attachment challenged children, talk to caregivers who have or are
involved in attachment therapy, find
professional help, and establish support systems.
Club: Meets every 3rd Tuesday
Adopting the Hurt Child: Hope for
Families with Special Needs Kids by Gregory Keck and Regina Kupecky. Book available through the chapter.
Members – $1.00, Non-members –
PINE VALLEY CHRISTIAN
5620 E. 21ST
Message Board for Members Only
Trainings on specific attachment related issues such as attachment
disorders, attachment interventions, attachment parenting, attachment
therapies, collaboration of services, etc. Trainings are $75 per hour plus
traveling expenses outside of Wichita and include CEUs.
hour long informational presentations are available to community
groups, agencies, support groups, parents’ groups, student groups,
Listing of Presentations and Trainings