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Open adoption

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If openness in adoption is approached with thoughtful consideration and care, it can be an amazing gift to everyone involved...some things to consider when thinking about open adoption.

The term open adoption can strike fear in the heart of every adoptive family. But it doesn't need to. Much of our ideas of openness tend to come from stories in the news the media has sensationalized, Lifetime movies, or our own assumptions and misconceptions. An open adoption describes the kind of relationship an adoptive family shares with the birth family of their child. This can mean anything from shared pictures and updates via the adoption agency or a non-identifying email to yearly…

Our placement story | Adoption

Every adoption is different, and so is every placement. Here is our placement story from my point of view as the adoptive mother. If you’re interested in adoption and would like to speak with an adoption professional about your adoption options, click here.

Writing monthly updates is an important part of open adoption. Make the most of these updates! I share my best general guidelines and tips for what to include. #adoption #openadoption #monthlyupdates #birthfamilies

Writing monthly updates is an important part of open adoption. Make the most of these updates! I share my best general guidelines and tips for what to include. #adoption #openadoption #monthlyupdates #birthfamilies

Writing regular updates for birth families is a common practice for open domestic infant adoption. Learning what to include in monthly updates for birth families will make this process straightforward and stress-free!

Make the most of the monthly updates you write to your adopted child's birth families. I share general tips as well as guidelines for what to include.

Tips for open adoption. Pros and cons of open adopting. Finding out the next steps for adopting.

Tips for open adoption. Pros and cons of open adopting. Finding out the next steps for adopting.

Words Have Consequence

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Answers to Your Burning Open Adoption Questions

Dear Sugar, Today's focus is on open adoption. We have four children, all of whom have open adoptions with their birth families. Each relationship is different, each experience is different, each dynamic is different. Now, let's get to those questions! Photo of one of my kiddos kissing her bio brother on the cheek, many years ago. So precious! Q: Our child's birth parents have cancelled several visits last-minute, and I'm tired, frustrated, and confused. What do we do about this? A: I…