A wonderful interview with Melanie Moseberg about her open adoption and the importance of "positive reinforcement" for birth mothers post placement. The importance of the Internet when looking for information and support for birth mothers.
Choosing Adoption When You & the Farther Are Together
Mary Frost shares her experience as an adopted child and then choosing adoption for her second child. Sharing her wonderful experiences as an adopted child with her husband to help him understand how wonderful her life was with her adopted parents.
Are You a Good Enough Parent?
Guest:Dr Sybil Gray
This interview is for anyone who is raising a child or children and ask the question, "Am I a good enough parent?" Dr Sybil Gray wrote a book to help you understand the importance you play in your child's life as their parents.
Preparing and Learning About Home Studies
Lynne Jacobs shares her experience as Director of Adopt International in California about "Home Studies". The importance of home studies and how often you should update them.
Birth Father Story: Making the Right Decision
A birth father that shares his thoughts, story and insight on making the right decision when faced with an unplanned pregnancy at a young age.
Working w/ the Hospital for a Smooth Transition (Social Worker)
Speaking with a seasoned Social Worker about adoption etiquette and what to expect at the hospital for adoptive parents and birth parents. How important is a Birth Plan?
A Birthmother's View of Open Adoption
On this interview we are speaking with the author of the book "Because I Loved You", Patricia Dischler. Helpful insight and ingredients for a successful adoption from the birth mother's view.
African American Adoption On-Line, B/moms story -Part 2
Part 2 of this touching story from a birth mother's point of view on open adoption for her child and the importance of educating yourself on adoption.
Love Language of an Adoptee
Sherrie shares with us what "Love Language" is and the importance of it. An explanation of what an adoptee hears and being able to learn and speak the language so that they do not hear the wrong message. Even our best phrases sometimes are heard wrong.
ADHD and Getting You & Family Organized
Holly talks about methods and techniques that help us understand ADHD a little better and how we can work together to get organized. Everyone is not the same, sometimes less is more for our children and let them be involved in the decision making of getting organized.