Bonding and New Family Dynamics After Older Child Adoption

When you adopt an older child, it will take time to help her adjust to life in a new family. Find expert advice on older child attachment and read families’ personal stories.

One father describes his family's adoption from Russia.

“Four Unforgettable Introductions”

“Four Unforgettable Introductions”

One adoptive dad describes four introductions he’ll never forget— those first moments when he met each of his four children but wasn’t yet their father.