Raising Adopted Children, Revised Edition: Practical Reassuring Advice for Every Adoptive Parent

July 10, 1998|
Raising Adopted Children, Revised Edition: Practical Reassuring Advice for Every Adoptive Parent by Lois Ruskai Melina
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In this completely revised and updated edition of Raising Adopted Children, Lois Melina, editor of Adopted Child newsletter and the mother of two children by adoption, draws on the latest research in psychology, sociology, and medicine to guide parents through all stages of their child''s development. Melina addresses the pressing adoption issues of today, such as open adoption, international adoption, and transracial adoption, and answers parents'' most frequently asked questions, such as:

  • How will my child "bond" or form attachments to me?
  • When and how should I tell my child that he was adopted?
  • What should schools be told about my child?
  • Will adoption make adolescent upheavals more complicated?

Up-to-date, sensitive, and clear, Raising Adopted Children is the definitive resource for all adoptive parents and concerned professionals.

Lois Melina is the editor of Adopted Child newsletter and serves on the board of directors of the Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of information about adoption and providing guidance for practice and policy change in the field. Melina speaks frequently about adoption to professio...
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Title:Raising Adopted Children, Revised Edition: Practical Reassuring Advice for Every Adoptive Parent
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:400 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 0.9 in
Shipping dimensions:400 pages, 8 X 5.31 X 0.9 in
Published:July 10, 1998
Publisher:HarperCollins
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780060957179

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