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Adoption Roundtable Podcast: Adoption Medicine and the Adoption of Children with Disabilities

Season 1, Episode 3: Judith Eckerle, MD the Director of the Adoption Medicine Clinic at the University of Minnesota, discusses the adoption of children with disabilities and medical conditions. She outlines trends in adoption, pre-adoption preparation for families, and the evaluation and support of children,…
August 27, 2020
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Religious Motivation to Adopt as a Predictor of Adoptive Family Structure, Parental Discipline, and Outcomes

Originally Authored by Emily J. Helder, Marjorie L. Gunnoe, and Hannah Timmermans in Adoption Quarterly Download Full Text Article PDF Abstract The purpose of this study was to examine religious motivation to adopt and how this relates to decisions families made while adopting, firm discipline,…
July 21, 2020
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Adoption Resources Books Introduction to important themes in adoption Being Adopted: The Lifelong Search for Self by David Brodzinsky, Marshall Schecter & Robin Marantz HenigThe Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child by Nancy Newton VerrierIn Their Own Voices: Transracial Adoptees Tell Their Stories by Rhonda Roorda…
May 29, 2020