Deepening Trust With Your Adopted Child

Dear weary parents, parents in the trenches, storm-tossed parents, parents whose kids say they won’t talk about adoption, parents who are tired of trying….

I know….sometimes your best-laid plans for talking adoption with your kids get sabotaged! Right? You’ve thought deeply about what to share/ask, determined the best time, and perhaps even rehearsed possible scenarios […]

Helping Adoptees Gain A Sense of Personal Power

By now you understand the sense of helplessness many adoptees feel when they think about their deepest wound: being separated, partially or permanently, from the people who made them. In order to help your child heal from this wound, you need to continually teach her to own her personal power and take healthy control of […]

20 Gifts of Adoption from One Adoptee's Perspective

The first gift is LIFE…May you remember the One who created you. The second gift is BIRTH…May you be grateful for she who chose to carry you. The third gift is a NEW NAME….May you rejoice in the fact that your name is personally written on my heart. The fourth gift is BELONGING…May you […]

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