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Adoption Language: Promoting a Positive Image

An adoptive mother highlights common mistakes the media makes with reference to adoption.... [more]

On Using Positive Adoption Language

Sensitivity when using adoption language.... [more]

Meeting A Birthmother for the First Time

Discusses the event where the birthmother and adoptive parents meet for the first time; offers suggestions for making the process go smoothly.... [more]

Organizations that Provide Adoption Publications - Materials

A list of organizations that provide publications and materials; how to contact these organizations for more information.... [more]

Issues to Consider Before Pursuing Intercountry Adoption

Questions to ask yourself when considering international adoption.... [more]

Racial Identity Casualties

The existence of white parents eager to adopt black children is evidence of progress in race relations, not the reverse.... [more]

Culture, Heritage and Stereotypes

The role of parents in teaching children cultural diversity and providinig for an adopted child to learn about and retain cultural identity.... [more]

Bedtime Challenges: When Older Adopted Children Won't Go To Bed

The author shares advice on making bedtime easier for you and your adopted older child.... [more]

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