Search Results: March/April 2012

interactive ways to help an older child talk about adoption and her personal history

7 Ways to Give Your Child a History

When a child is adopted from foster care at an older age, he needs to understand his story up to placement and the significance of his joining a new family forever. Here are hands-on activities you can use to start this conversation.

The author's daughter, Tess, swimming with a friend at her yearly India Camp

“Finding Tess”

India Camp gives our daughter a chance to be around kids just like her. Along the way, she's discovered her true self.

Positive adoption language may border on too politically correct

Is PAL Too PC?

Positive adoption language helps correct misunderstandings about adoption. But is it too politically correct?