Considered required reading for prospective parents, Schooler and Atwood's revised guide presents updated information on the step-by-step adoption process, both domestically and internationally. Learn what to consider before you adopt; understand effects of trauma; examine the impact on birth children; create a nurturing family environment; and more. A trusted source of compassionate and practical advice.
Authors Jayne E. Schooler and Thomas C. Atwood share insights into every aspect of adoption. This powerful resource addresses the needs and concerns facing adoptive parents, while offering encouragement for the journey ahead.