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In Response to Lane's Comments

An adult adoptee gives advice in response to a previous inquiry and her experience in life as an adoptee.... [more]

Adoption Medicine: Healing the Wounds of Troubled Children

Discusses reasons for International Adoption Clinics, how they were formed, who is involved, and what they do; tips for parents in selection a clinic.... [more]

Does Attachment Therapy Work?

Study that shows that attachment therapy causes a 50% reduction in overall symptoms of attachment disorder following two weeks of intensive attachment therapy.... [more]

Changing the Wounding Words that often Come with Adoption

Positive Adoption Language (P.A.L.) acknowledges the thoughtfulness and responsibility of birth parents who make an adoption choice.... [more]

Comprehensive Psychiatric Evaluation

Evaluation by a child and adolescent psychiatrist may be appropriate for a child or adolescent with emotional and/or behavioral problems.... [more]

Being Prepared: Knowing how to find help for your Child

Parents are often concerned about their child's emotional health or behavior but they don't know where to start to get help. The mental health system can sometimes be complicated and difficult for parents to understand.... [more]

The Recovery Process, Post-reunion

Author discusses the emotional "process" some poeple go through upon being reunited.... [more]

Factors M.B.T. and S.B.F.

Some factors and variables to consider when thinking about adoption and putting your child up for adoption.... [more]

Know Your Type

Author describes the three major categories of adoption and their differences.... [more]

I AM a Good Girl!

Birthmother's search for acceptance as well as coming to terms with her grief and reasoning.... [more]

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Emily is a beautiful teen Caucasian female. She has brown hair and brown eyes and is of thin stature. Emily is in need of a patient two parent family within a structured home.... [more]
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