Hello, Like the title says we are first time parents that adopted a sibling group 8yr boy and 10yr old sister. They both have ADHD and Dyslexia among other things.…
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Has anyone adopted an older child that has no items of sentimental value? Our son that we’re in the process of adopting is 16 years old and has nothing, not…
I had a very full childhood. My parents took us on historical/cultural travels, recreational events (swimming, canoeing, skating, bicycling, skiing, bad mitten, sledding, walking, to the ocean etc), long visits…
Thank you for all the replies to my previous post! Now my next question is, what are the advantages and disadvantages of going with a state/government agency versus a private…
Hi all, we’re looking into adopting an older child (3-9 years) from foster care in a couple of years and are wondering when we need to get started and how.…
I’m looking for couples that have adopted a child who has reached adolescence to participant in a confidential social science research project. This is a questionnaire that will help identify…
We have a 17 year old adopted daughter. She came to us when she was 12 and the adoption was finalized when she was 15. We also have 6 other…
Hi, I have a teen who is having trouble with math comprehension. I am wondering if anyone who has experienced similar issues?
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