Thank you for another successful year!  We hope that you enjoyed yourself at the 2013 Western Regional Tapestry Conference!

Slippery Rock University will be issuing your CEU’s.  You should expect those in the mail over the next few weeks.  You will also receive a certificate for attending the conference via email from The Bair Foundation within the next 2 weeks.  

We look forward to seeing you again next year!

Josephine DeCarlo, BA

LifeSpan Family Services
Adoption Services Director
Punxsutawney, PA

Josephine is a former foster child, former foster parent of over 20 girls, advocate of birth parents’ rights, mother of 5 daughters, adoptive parent, and Christian wife. She has worked in the field of child welfare since 2009 helping children grieve and adjust to foster care, and adoption. She has been a major sleuth in uncovering children’s real history for their child profiles, helped families to adopt, and maintain after adoption. She currently holds a BA in psychology from Penn State University, and is working towards her Master’s in applied criminology through California University of PA where she frequently focuses her studies on filicide and prevention efforts in the adoption and foster care system. She has been a speaker on the WCED talk show “Ask The Expert.” She is currently the Adoption Services Director at LifeSpan Family Services of PA.