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  • Share Your Stories and Photos with Adoptive Families
    Share Your Stories and Photos with Adoptive Families

    SPECIAL ISSUE:
    Celebrate Adoption


    The next issue of Adoptive Families is all about you!

    We're excited to announce a special double issue, "Celebrate Adoption: Our Families, Our Stories," and we want contributions from the AF community. Every family formed through adoption has a story to tell - and we want to hear every last one!

    Adoptive parents, birth family members, and adoptees of all ages, please share your personal essays and photos that…

  • Expert Q&A Webinar: Parenting After Older Child Adoption
    Expert Q&A Webinar: Parenting After Older Child Adoption

    transracial adoption skin and hair care expert Brooke JacksonParents who adopt a child beyond infancy, whether from the U.S. foster system or internationally, may have concerns about the transition (which may be measured in years, not months) -- ranging from sleep to school to attachment to sibling relationships to assessing development to talking about the child's past. Join older-child adoption expert Regina M. Kupecky, LSW, to ask any questions you have during Adoptive FamiliesAdoption Expert Q&A Webinar: Parenting After Older Child Adoption on March 12, 2013 from 1PM to 2PM EDT. Submit questions in advance by posting a comment below.

    Regina M. Kupecky,…

  • Adoption Expert Q&A Webinar: Skin and Hair Care
    Adoption Expert Q&A Webinar: Skin and Hair Care

    transracial adoption skin and hair care expert Brooke Jackson When you become a parent through adoption, your child’s hair and skin may be different from your own -- particularly if you adopted transracially. Join Brooke Jackson, M.D., a board-certified dermatologist, to ask questions about any of the challenges you've faced (including dry winter skin or hair) during Adoptive FamiliesAdoption Expert Q&A Webinar: Skin and Hair Care on February 26, 2013 from 1PM to 2PM EST.

    Brooke Jackson, M.D., a board-certified dermatologist, is the Medical Director of the Skin Wellness Center of Chicago and a Clinical Assistant Professor at Northwestern University. Her specialties…

  • How Are You Honoring Your Child’s Heritage?
    How Are You Honoring Your Child’s Heritage?

    Whether you adopted in the U.S. or internationally, how have you honored your child's birth culture or racial heritage? Have you taken a trip to his state or country of birth? Visited a nearby city with a "Chinatown" or "Little Ethiopia"? Attended culture camp? Hosted an exchange student? Sought out cultural festivals or other events?

    We're especially interested in options within the U.S.! Please share your experiences for an upcoming piece in the magazine.

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