When should I talk to my child about adoption?Not much new there, but a good refresher course for adoptive parents. How would you answer the questions if offering advice to an adoptive parent? Do you disagree with any of the answers given by the "experts?"
My adopted child is starting school. Should I tell the teacher he is adopted?
What advice should I give my child about talking to his friends about adoption?
What if someone asks intrusive questions about the adoption that I don't want to answer?
My child feels rejected because their birth parents didn't want them. What do I do?
I have both adopted and biological kids, how I do help ensure a happy blended family?
My adopted child doesn't look like me. How do I answer questions like 'Where did he get that hair or those eyes'?
How do I get my extended family to treat my adopted child like the other kids?
What happens if my child wants to search for his birth parents?
Monday, June 28, 2010
FAQs for APs
This article has a social worker, a psychotherapist, and/or an adoptive parent answering the following questions that adoptive parents may have: