Raising Adopted Children: Practical, Reassuring Advice for Every Adoptive Parent, Revised          -     By: Lois Ruskai Melina
Buy Item InStock12.59$12.59 Retail: $13.99 Save 10% ($1.40) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Raising Adopted Children: Practical, Reassuring Advice for Every Adoptive Parent, Revised

HarperCollins / 1998 / Paperback

$12.59 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $13.99
|
Save 10% ($1.40)
In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW957174

Cyber Week Sale
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

In this completely revised and updated edition of Raising Adopted Children, the author draws on the latest research in psychology, sociology, and medicine to guide parents through all stages of their child's development. She addresses the pressing adoption issues of today, such as open adoption, international adopotion, and transracial adoption, and answers parent' most frequently asked questions.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: HarperCollins
Publication Date: 1998
Dimensions: 8.03 X 5.33 X 0.95 (inches)
ISBN: 0060957174
ISBN-13: 9780060957179

Related Products

  1. Parenting the Hurt Child, Revised and Updated
    Parenting the Hurt Child, Revised and Updated
    Gregory C. Keck Ph.D., Regina M. Kupecky LSW
    NavPress / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $12.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 28% ($5.00)
  2. The Connected Child: Bring Hope and Healing to Your Adoptive Family
    The Connected Child: Bring Hope and Healing to Your Adoptive Family
    Karyn B. Purvis, David R. Cross, Wendy Sunshine
    McGraw-Hill / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $12.49 Retail: $19.00 Save 34% ($6.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 6 Reviews
  3. A Place I Didn't Belong: Hope for Adoptive Moms
    A Place I Didn't Belong: Hope for Adoptive Moms
    Paula Freeman
    Carpenters Son Publishing / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $10.49 Retail: $15.99 Save 34% ($5.50)
  4. Adoption Is for a Lifetime
    Adoption Is for a Lifetime
    Nancy McCullough
    Xulon Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 10% ($1.50)

Publisher's Description

In this completely revised and updated edition of Raising Adopted Children, Lois Melina, editor of Adopted Child newsletter and the mother of two children by adoption, draws on the latest research in psychology, sociology, and medicine to guide parents through all stages of their child's development. Melina addresses the pressing adoption issues of today, such as open adoption, international adoption, and transracial adoption, and answers parents' most frequently asked questions, such as:

  • How will my child "bond" or form attachments to me?
  • When and how should I tell my child that he was adopted?
  • What should schools be told about my child?
  • Will adoption make adolescent upheavals more complicated?

Up-to-date, sensitive, and clear, Raising Adopted Children is the definitive resource for all adoptive parents and concerned professionals.

Author Bio

Lois Ruskai Melina is the editor of Adopted Child newsletter and serves on the board of directors of the Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of information about adoption and providing guidance for practice and policy change in the field. Melina speaks frequently about adoption to professional organizations and adoptive parents throughout the United States, Canada, and Australia. She is the author of Making Sense of Adoption and the coauthor of The Open Adoption Experience.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search