Search Results: November/December 2011

Adoption Experts answer your questions.

Ask AF: Sleep Problems

After two bumpy years, we finally got my daughter, now five, to sleep through the night. But she's recently had a slew of sleep problems: night wakings, anxiety at bedtime, and so on. Is this because of adoption? What can we do? We are exhausted!

Summer camp in New Mexico, where an adopted girl could spend time recovering from trauma

“Pocket Rocks”

A mother shares the story of her daughter's growth (who was once deemed "too small to fight for her needs") at summer camp.

Tween adoptees can undergo identity struggles

“I Just Don’t Fit In”

Tween adoptees may walk away from their cultural heritage, family outings, and even their family as they try to fit in with peers.