Openness > Living with Openness Ask AF: Differences in Openness If you've adopted more than one child, it can be tough to explain differences in birth parent contact, particularly to young children. by Joyce Maguire Pavao, Ed.D. TAGS: Ask AF, Birth Mothers, Open Adoption, Opening an Adoption, Semi-Open Adoption Expert Q&A Living with Openness OpennessNovember 28, 2015 Answers to your parenting questions. JOIN Join or renew now for exclusive access to this article, the full searchable Adoptive Families Adoption Parenting Library, and more. Already a member? Log in below. Username or Email Password Remember Me Need help? CLICK HERE <Previous: Overcoming Older Child Anxiety Next: >Ask AF: Cultural Connections Authors Joyce Maguire Pavao, Ed.D.