Adopting a baby in the United States has changed dramatically in the last 30 years. When will popular perceptions catch up with the new, healthier reality? Here, an adoptive mother dispels common myths about adopting a newborn.
Among experts who study it and families who practice it, open adoption varies widely. Here’s a look at open adoption today.
Acknowledging our connection to all adoptive families strengthens our children’s place in the world.
Biological fathers get short shrift in fairy tales and real life. But their exclusion can have legal and emotional consequences.
A mother is surprised at her tears when, standing in a courtroom, that last bit of red tape comes unstuck.