Parenting an Adopted Child
Long after the adoption process is complete, the lives of parents and their children continue to be shaped. Many adoptive families encounter unique experiences of talking about adoption, managing birth parent relationships, and helping their children build confidence and pride in their adoption stories.
The articles below address some of the joys and challenges specific to parenting an adopted child. Find suggestions for telling your child's adoption story, remembering birth parents, addressing racial differences and cultural identity, and more.