The Resource Adoption is a family affair! : what relatives and friends must know, Patricia Irwin Johnston, (electronic resource)

Adoption is a family affair! : what relatives and friends must know, Patricia Irwin Johnston, (electronic resource)

Label
Adoption is a family affair! : what relatives and friends must know
Title
Adoption is a family affair!
Title remainder
what relatives and friends must know
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Irwin Johnston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book is packed with everything you need to know if a friend or family member is going to adopt or has adopted a child. Answering questions on how adoption works, how kids understand adoption as they grow up, what your role will be, and more, it will help to encourage informed, happy and healthy family relationships
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Johnston, Patricia Irwin
Dewey number
362.734
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV875
LC item number
.J64 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Adoption
  • Families
Label
Adoption is a family affair! : what relatives and friends must know, Patricia Irwin Johnston, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • How Adoption Works: The Facts vs. the Myths"Just Relax: After Adopting, You'll Get Pregnant"; How People Adopt; Statistics; The Kids; The Cost; Changing Practice-Open Adoption vs. Confidential Adoption; The Homestudy/Family Preparation; Getting Ready; The Wait; International; Special Needs Placements; Domestic Infant Placement; Respecting Privacy Boundaries; Pregnant by Adoption; Health Care for Expectant Adopters; The Sympathetic Pregnancy; Nesting; They're Back?; Practical Preparation-Expecting by Adoption; Home at Last!; Naming as Claiming; Arrival Issues; Circling the Wagons
  • The Baby BluesParenting in Adoption; Age at Arrival Issues; Infancy; Toddlerhood; Pre-School and Elementary School-Aged Kids; Teens; The Post-Institutionalized Child; Adoption Issues through a Lifetime; In Infancy and Toddlerhood; At School; In Adolescence; In Adulthood; Expanding the Family Culture; Family Heritage-Stories, Traditions, and Heirlooms; Understanding and Including Your Grandchild's Birthfamily; Special Issues; When You Were Adopted Yourself; If You Were Adoptive Parents, Too; When Your Kids Are New Parents at "Grandparent Age"; When This Is a Second Marriage
  • Foster GrandchildrenAdoption and the Rest of the World; Recognizing Adoptism-Your Own and Others'; Adoption in the Media; Adoption Language; Adoption Awareness Month; How You Can Learn More; Books, Newsletters, Magazines; Internet Sites; Support Groups; Conferences; An Addendum: Top Five "Hot Buttons" Not to Push! (Or Open Mouth, Extract Foot); 5. "What about the money?" (Didn't your mother teach you it was bad manners to talk about money, politics and religion?); 4. "Adoption connections aren't real connections anyway!" (Do you really want to say "You can do better than this?")
  • 3. "Adopted people are 'flawed.'" (The bad seed myth or racism)2. "Didn't you know that..." (Ignorance isn't bliss in personal relationships); 1. "Now you'll get pregnant! They always do."; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (156 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857006196
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000210421
  • (EBL)944891
  • (OCoLC)796383916
  • (SSID)ssj0000912288
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  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000912288
  • (PQKBWorkID)11006018
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC944891
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000210421
Label
Adoption is a family affair! : what relatives and friends must know, Patricia Irwin Johnston, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • How Adoption Works: The Facts vs. the Myths"Just Relax: After Adopting, You'll Get Pregnant"; How People Adopt; Statistics; The Kids; The Cost; Changing Practice-Open Adoption vs. Confidential Adoption; The Homestudy/Family Preparation; Getting Ready; The Wait; International; Special Needs Placements; Domestic Infant Placement; Respecting Privacy Boundaries; Pregnant by Adoption; Health Care for Expectant Adopters; The Sympathetic Pregnancy; Nesting; They're Back?; Practical Preparation-Expecting by Adoption; Home at Last!; Naming as Claiming; Arrival Issues; Circling the Wagons
  • The Baby BluesParenting in Adoption; Age at Arrival Issues; Infancy; Toddlerhood; Pre-School and Elementary School-Aged Kids; Teens; The Post-Institutionalized Child; Adoption Issues through a Lifetime; In Infancy and Toddlerhood; At School; In Adolescence; In Adulthood; Expanding the Family Culture; Family Heritage-Stories, Traditions, and Heirlooms; Understanding and Including Your Grandchild's Birthfamily; Special Issues; When You Were Adopted Yourself; If You Were Adoptive Parents, Too; When Your Kids Are New Parents at "Grandparent Age"; When This Is a Second Marriage
  • Foster GrandchildrenAdoption and the Rest of the World; Recognizing Adoptism-Your Own and Others'; Adoption in the Media; Adoption Language; Adoption Awareness Month; How You Can Learn More; Books, Newsletters, Magazines; Internet Sites; Support Groups; Conferences; An Addendum: Top Five "Hot Buttons" Not to Push! (Or Open Mouth, Extract Foot); 5. "What about the money?" (Didn't your mother teach you it was bad manners to talk about money, politics and religion?); 4. "Adoption connections aren't real connections anyway!" (Do you really want to say "You can do better than this?")
  • 3. "Adopted people are 'flawed.'" (The bad seed myth or racism)2. "Didn't you know that..." (Ignorance isn't bliss in personal relationships); 1. "Now you'll get pregnant! They always do."; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (156 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857006196
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000210421
  • (EBL)944891
  • (OCoLC)796383916
  • (SSID)ssj0000912288
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11454922
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000912288
  • (PQKBWorkID)11006018
  • (PQKB)11250410
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC944891
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000210421

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