Lesli Johnson, MFT

Oaxaca City ~ March 2018

Hello! Spring has sprung and it feels wonderful!
Let's get to what's happening in April. I'll also share a few things you might be interested in that are coming up soon - specifically an amazing event happening in Austin, Texas in late June! 

AdoptCONNECT will meet this Wednesday, April 4th, 7-9pm 
 at Five Acres Zeilstra Center.

We'll be screening the beautiful documentary 
Unlocking the Heart of Adoption. There will be a Q&A to follow. 

AdoptCONNECT is a free monthly support group for all adult members of the adoption and foster care community: adult adoptees, birth/first parents, adoptive parents, waiting parents, former foster youth, foster parents and legal guardians.

download a flyer here:  AdoptCONNECT


I've extended the package rate for my personal coaching services for adoptive parents. Please feel free to contact me directly for more information.



Support and a sense of community are SO important. I have been asked by many people: "When are you starting a group for adult adoptees?" I've also been contacted by adoptive parents seeking support: "We would love to be a part of a group who understands what we are experiencing." 

I want you to know I'm listening!

I am starting a series of online support groups very soon. One for adult adoptees and the second for adoptive parents. Groups will meet online biweekly (every other week) for 12 weeks. Contact me if you are interested. I am limiting the adoptee group to 10 participants for each 12-week session. The adoptive parent group will also be limited to 10 individuals. This is an exciting opportunity to give and get support in the safety of a welcoming community. 


Toms Store - Austin, Texas

I am absolutely THRILLED to be speaking at Hear Me Now June 23rd in Austin, Texas. Overcoming Odds in an INCREDIBLE organization and the founder Oleg Lougheed is an absolute inspiration (and a wonderful human). 
 If you are part of the adoption community, I invite you to buy a ticket and join me! I can assure you, we're going to have a lot of fun in Austin!


Join us for Teen AdoptCONNECT in April!

Teen AdoptCONNECT meets the 
of each month 
7-8:30pm in Pasadena. Our next meeting is:
April 12th, 2018. 
This group is free but we'd appreciate an RSVP.
(You can download a flyer and registration form below.)


As always, please feel free to reach out and ask any questions about the above or anything else that's on your mind.


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With gratitude,
Lesli Johnson, MFT

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