Telling The Truth to Your Adopted or Foster Child

Being honest about your child's difficult past will be better for them in the long run — even if it seems hard now.

Telling the truth to your adopted child may be hard, but they will benefit in the long run

In this excerpt from her book, Jayne Schooler offers adoptive parents tools for helping their children make sense of the past.


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