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Older Child Adoption - Becoming a Family Part 5
Learning to Control Emotions (Yes, I read all the articles. Yes, I read the books. Yes, I looked up topics on the Internet. But still, I didn't believe it was going to happen to me.) During our 'troubles,' I tried all of the following: timeouts, removal of privileges, holding and rocking, deep...
Beating the Holiday Stress, Stepmom Style - Part 1
Part 1: Dealing With Others More of this Feature Part 2: Tips to Help Yourself by Karon Goodman ... Asthma in the Child Care Setting
Asthma is a chronic breathing disorder and is the most common chronic health problem among children. Children with asthma have attacks of coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath, which may be very serious. These symptoms are caused by spasms of the air passages in the lungs. The air passages... The Light at the End of the Tunnel
In the fall of 1987, our long-awaited phone call came: after four endless years of waiting, Durham Region Children's Aid came through for us. Our seven-year-old daughter Stephanie, born with Spina Bifida, was going to have a new brother and sister. Exciting? That doesn't begin to describe it. We...
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Is Everyone Called to Adopt?
October 17, 2013, 11:42 am
It took me a long time to come to grips with the fact that God was not calling my husband and me to adopt. Clearly, God loves adoption.
The Old Testament speaks of adoption as part of God’s plan. Exodus 2:10 speaks of the Pharaoh’s daughter adopting Moses, and Esther 2:7 speaks of how... Adjusting
October 20, 2013, 9:24 pm
Thankfully when we were going through the process of adopting our daughter we had some idea of when she would arrive. With my son, we did not know anything about him. We just received a call he had been born and we could go pick him up. My daughter did come two weeks early so that was a... Advocating
October 17, 2013, 8:54 am
I received a call from the agency that I went through to adopt my child asking me if I would like to share my story with a group of ladies that were finishing their IMPACT training and are hoping to adopt. IMPACT training is requirement of Georgia in order to adopt a child from foster care. The...
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**u P D A T E**
December 11, 2013, 6:49 am
All of my questions have been answered.
The SW called me yesterday all bright an early to inform me that Biomom had asked for this overnight a few weeks ago. SW said she has already denied it, and that she has been told that whatever I am willing to supplement on Christmas she should be...
Feeling horrible about disruption
December 15, 2013, 7:55 pm
I am really struggling with our disruption. Its a really long story, as most are, but the short end of it, is that we adopted a 15 year old out of foster care. We made it clear from the beginning we did not want any children at the therapeutic level of care, who had RAD (Reactive Attachment...
Court next week, and I am afraid of losing my niece because of my sister's lies. Help
December 12, 2013, 7:37 am
Here's some background:
My niece was placed with us when she was a newborn, she is now 6 months old. My sister has 3 older children who are still in foster care, and the social worker is petitioning the court to terminate rights to those 3 children.
I was adopted by my aunt and...
I'm Fragile right now :(
December 13, 2013, 1:08 pm
I am feeling fragile right now. I know it's a weird word, but I feel like if one more thing happens I will just break down. Even typing this is hard but I really need the support.
D-Man is supposed to be going to relatives in another state. I've been told this since last March, and it breaks...
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Sibling Adoption and One Adoption Failing after Finalization
It wasn't until a summer afternoon in August 2008, four years after the adoption, that I found the courage to begin to write the "un-writable," a chronicle of my family's fall into, and... The Opposite of Lost is Found
August 10, 1988Dear Journal,It all began with a letter that read, "I realize that this letter may not reach you and that perhaps you have a different last name and address now. I am eager to... Adoptive Mother’s Story
Hi, I am 38 years old, and because my husband and I couldn't have children, we adopted two beautiful children, siblings, 4 years ago. Our family was perfect ,so we thought.Our son at the time of...
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Depression in Children and Adolsecents: - Adoption Library ...
* Stress 22 * Cigarette smoking 22 * A loss of a parent or loved one 23 * Break-up of a romantic relationship 24 * Attentional, conduct or learning disorders 25 * Chronic illnesses, such as diabetes 8 * Abuse or neglect 26 * Other trauma, including natural disasters 27
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