Age Group: Adult
For Use By: Professionals and Parents
Recommended For: Individuals, Group Training
Publishing Date: 2002
Many child advocates in the adoption movement have been around long enough that our adopted children are having children. What kind of abandonment and identity issues are engendered in the adopted adult (as parent) as well as in the children? How are grandparents dealing with what are sometimes surprise packages? Come prepared to listen and talk about one of the most emotional adoptive family issues of the day.
Speaker(s): Maris Blechner and Mary Peel, Family Focus Adoption Services, New York and Peggy Meyer, Hennepin County Children's Mental Health Collaborative, Minnesota.
Aproximately 65-80 minutes.