Visiting with Birth Parents

Our open adoption expert explains how to transition from letters and phone calls to visits with birth parents after adoption.

Understanding contact with birth parents after adoption

When we adopted our son three years ago, our relationship with his birth mother was semi-open (letters, phone calls). Since then it has grown more open, and we’re discussing a visit. Any advice?


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