Adoptive parents often get nervous about their first interaction with a birth parent. This initial conversation is very important, and there are some clear do’s and don’ts. In this article we provide tips to help adoptive families navigate their first discussion with a birth mother.
It’s common for adoptive parents to experience numerous fears about adopting a child. In this article, we examine those fears and offer some coping methods. Learn more about what you can do to manage expectations and worries.
When an adoption plan falls through, it can be a devastating experience for the adoptive family. Here we examine some coping strategies to help prospective adoptive parents who find themselves in this unfortunate situation.
Talking to kids about adoption can be challenging. We are happy to offer suggestions and answer common questions about these difficult conversations. Read more to find age-appropriate ways to handle discussions with adoptees.
There is a lot of misinformation about adoption, and a lot of people hold misconceptions about the process. Here, we examine and debunk the most common adoption myths.
Foster care and adoption share some characteristics, but there are notable differences to consider when deciding which option is best for your family. Learn about the similarities and differences between these two wonderful methods of expanding your family.