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Open adoption is a general term that refers to contact between birth and adoptive families. Most domestic infant adoptions today encompass some degree of openness. In several states, open adoption relationships are defined and agreed upon in a legally binding contract. In other states, however, the agreement is an informal one between the parties involved, without the legal underpinnings. Ask your agency or adoption resource which laws will apply to you.

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Adopted: The Identity Project

Real People. Real Stories. Real Insight For Parents.

Adopted: The Identity Project

This course guides parents through a series of adoptee stories giving a unique view into the hearts, minds and souls of the adopted person experience. Discussions involve unresolved questions surrounding their birth family, the decision to place them for adoption and how much of who they are is related to their DNA vs. their upbringing. These stories are supported with clinical insights from our expert offering practical tips for parents to use with their own family.

  • Adult adoptees reflect on their experiences as children and teens
  • Invaluable insights into what their child may be feeling
  • Practical tips from our experts for parents to use with their own family

This product is part of the following packages:

Domestic Infant Adoption Package - 16 Credit Hours

A comprehensive set of courses to help prospective adoptive parents understand the joys and challenges of domestic adoption. 20% discount when you purchase as a package!

Forever Bound Package

This package includes 5 courses and one webinar for a total of 9.5 credit hours of training on topics required for Forever Bound Adoption.

Adopted: The Identity Project
Credit Hours: 1.0
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Gina Samuels, Ph.D

As a researcher and teacher, Dr. Samuels focuses on issues of identity development for foster youth and adopted persons. She was also transracially adopted as an infant from foster care.

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Birth Family Search

Thursday July 20, 2017
8:00 PM Central Time
Birth Family Search

Birth Family, First Family, Original Family. All terms commonly used for the people who are connected to our children through blood relation. And though we may imagine that our tweens and teens may want to search “someday” for these connections, the truth is that every adoptive family today should be proactively making choices about searching NOW.

This webinar will share the realities of birth family search today and provide tips and tools to make informed choices.

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