How to Talk to Your Child about Adoption: Infancy to Age 12 June 04, 2017
This workshop is for families who have or are planning to adopt a child. Some adoption agencies will accept this workshop as credit toward the home study requirements. Certificates will be issued upon request.
In this workshop you will learn:
How to create a safe family atmosphere in which adoption can be openly discussed
What children think about adoption at different ages and stages of development
What issues are really hard for children to deal with and what issues are actually harder for the parents
Communication tools for talking to your child and answering his or her questions
How to help your child deal with peer or school issues.