My husband and I are pursing adoption of a waiting child, specifically one with minor to sever CHD, but are open to other medical disabilities as well. Our daughter was…
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Recently my little foster son, who will be two the end of this month, has been sort of diagnosed with childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) by his speech therapist. I…
Hello everyone! I am new to this group. We recently matched with a mother whose son will be born with bilateral clubfoot. My husband and I are adopting through a…
Hi There, I have recently made a post on our family considering adopting international special needs. We have recently found that I am unable to become pregnant and am also…
We adopted our son from China almost two years ago.. He was born with tetralogy of fallot (heart condition) and had heart surgery in China at one year old. He…
Hello, my name is Catherine Godone-Maresca, and I am a graduate student at Alliant International University. I am conducting my dissertation study on the experiences of adoptive and biological mothers…
My daughter has lots of medical problems, sees lots of specialists and therapists, all through the same medical facility. For a while now Ive noticed that if I call her…
I remember being a kid and thinking my paremts knew everything and could do anything. This made me feel safe and secure. I want thst for my daughter (age 5),…
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