Trust-Based Relational Intervention: Introduction and Overview to TBRI - 10/09/23 & 10/16/23 - Webinar

October 9, 2023 to October 16, 2023

Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI®) is an attachment-based approach to parenting that is designed to meet the complex needs of children. TBRI uses the Empowering Principles to address physical needs, Connecting Principles for attachment needs, and Correcting Principles to disarm fear-based behaviors.

Trust-Based Relational Intervention® (TBRI®) Caregiver Training: Introduction and Overview is designed to give participants exposure to all parts of TBRI® by highlighting the ways in which each section of the intervention strategy fits into the holistic nature of TBRI®. 

Following the training, participants will be able to:

  1. To lay the foundation for deep insight about the impact of a child’s history on their long- term development.
  2. To create a framework for practical intervention and application.
  3. To enhance understanding about how to interpret behavior and respond appropriately.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 Participation
    Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/09/2023 - 1:00pm PDT
Event ends: 
10/16/2023 - 4:00pm PDT
United States

Sherry Colomb -

Sherry comes to the Alliance from a case management background with the Okanogan County Area Agency on Aging (AAA). She first became involved with child welfare in 2005 when Sherry and her husband Bill became licensed foster parents. They fostered for 12 years and have 2 adopted children. Sherry began working with the Alliance as a foster parent co-trainer before joining the Alliance in 2016 as the Child Welfare Trainer for the Wenatchee area and Okanogan County. Sherry’s desire is to help equip foster parents through education and information. She is especially passionate about supporting caregivers with the specific challenges that come with caregiving in rural areas.

Renee Siers -

Reneé’s journey in Child Welfare began many years ago when she and her husband Tom became foster parents. Over the years she and her husband have adopted four children, which have given them many opportunities to work with the Child Welfare system. Reneé gained a passion for working with families while being a co-trainer for the Resource Family Training Institute. She went back to school and obtained a Master's in Social Work at Eastern Washington University. While working on her Master’s degree she studied attachment and the affects of trauma on children and adults.

Reneé has a desire to help Care Providers gain the tools they need to effectively parent the children who come into their homes. She believes a sense of humor can go a long way when dealing with difficult behaviors.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 Participation
    Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This is a six hour course offered across 2 sessions. : 
Participants must complete both sessions in order to receive a certificate of completion. 

Session 1: Monday, October 09th:  1:00pm - 4:00pm 
Session 2: Monday, October 16th:  1:00pm - 4:00pm 

At least one day before the scheduled event, you will receive an email with the links to join the webinar and the supplemental handouts for the class. If you do not receive your link, please check your spam or junk folder, then contact the assigned trainer. 

The webinar will start at the designated time. Please plan to be on time. We cannot give credit or a certificate of 
completion for courses when more than 15 minutes of the class time has been missed and you will not be admitted to 
the class. 

Please sign on via the emailed link in advance of the start time to address any technical issues that may arise. We will not be able to assist you after class has started. 

If you are having issues logging on to the webinar, please contact Trainer, Sherry Colomb at

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