The following webinars were created specifically for adoption professionals.
A review of key findings from a study of over 450 adult adoptees focusing on the complex and inter related impacts of being adopted and raised by parents of a different ethnicity. Practical recommendations for adoptive families on how to promote a healthy sense of self.
In this webinar, for professionals only researchers discuss the impact of poor nutrition on neurodevelopment in internationally adopted children.
Secure parent-child attachments are essential to healthy child development, but often adoption can present challenges to the process.
Join world-renowned attachment expert Dr. Dan Hughes as shares family-centered strategies using the PLACE framework (Playfulness, Love, Acceptance, Curiosity, Empathy).
This policy brief outlines the reasons educators need to learn more about adoption issues, explains the negative consequences of a lack of knowledge, and proposes steps that teachers, schools, curriculum developers and institutions of higher education can make progress toward placing all children and families on a level playing field in the classroom and beyond.