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, Dr. Bruce Perry discusses how an awareness of human brain development and function provides insight into abnormal functioning.
In this webinar, for professionals only researchers discuss the impact of poor nutrition on neurodevelopment in internationally adopted children.
Many adoptive parents of black girls struggle with caring for their daughters’ hair. This challenge can impact a parent’s sense of confidence, as well as their daughter’s self-esteem. That’s why we’ve turned to the experts for help!
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.