Some children regress as a way of escaping to a less stressful time.
Growing Up Adopted - Parenting Through Developmental Ages & Stages
As children grow, their behavior and understanding of adoption changes. Below, find parenting advice for different developmental ages and stages.
Five strategies that will encourage teens to turn the page.
We want the best for our children — and sometimes that means saying no.
Who can teach an adolescent boy to open up? You guessed it.
Ever heard, "My real mother wouldn't make me do that"? Don't despair. All kids, adopted or not, conjure a fantasy parent from time to time.
An adopted teenager may find it easier to open up to an adoptee mentor than to a parent, and mentoring a younger adopted child can bring joy and confidence.
As adopted teens enter the dating game, unique issues will arise. Are you ready to tackle them?