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The Resource You can adopt : an adoptive families guide, Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley, with the editors and readers of Adoptive Families magazine

You can adopt : an adoptive families guide, Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley, with the editors and readers of Adoptive Families magazine

Label
You can adopt : an adoptive families guide
Title
You can adopt
Title remainder
an adoptive families guide
Statement of responsibility
Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley, with the editors and readers of Adoptive Families magazine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From "Adoptive Families "magazine, the country's leading resource on adoption, this warm, authoritative book is full of practical, realistic advice from leading attorneys, doctors, social workers, and psychologists, as well as honest, intimate stories from real parents and children
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.734
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875
LC item number
.C369 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
Target audience
adult
Label
You can adopt : an adoptive families guide, Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley, with the editors and readers of Adoptive Families magazine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Ballantine Books Trade Paperback original"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The top ten myths about adoption ; Adoption at a glance : the decision tree -- Thinking about adopting? Can I do this? : making the decision to adopt ; Where is my child? : choices in adoption, domestic and international ; Can I choose a child? : how to think about race, age, and gender -- Working on an adoption. Where do I start? : choosing your adoption team ; How much will this cost? : real expenses and real solutions ; Can I adopt a healthy child? : understanding the medical issues ; Why is there so much paperwork? : preparing your home study and dossier ; Why does this have to take so long? : preparing for your new child ; Is this my child? : choosing to accept a child referral or birth-mother match ; What if it doesn't work out? : how to make sure your adoption succeeds -- Parenting your adopted child. Will we fall in love? : bonding and attachment for you and your child ; Is there a greeting card for this? : your child's birth mother and other new relatives ; What do I tell my child? : creating the adoption story ; Who needs to know? : talking to teachers, doctors-- and strangers ; Is this normal? : speech delays, learning disabilities, and other complications ; Will we live happily ever after? : adoptees on adoption -- Adoption terms -- What kind of adoption is right for you? : the decision matrix
Control code
13424148
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780345504012
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009020252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn335705142
  • (OCoLC)335705142
Label
You can adopt : an adoptive families guide, Susan Caughman and Isolde Motley, with the editors and readers of Adoptive Families magazine
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Ballantine Books Trade Paperback original"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The top ten myths about adoption ; Adoption at a glance : the decision tree -- Thinking about adopting? Can I do this? : making the decision to adopt ; Where is my child? : choices in adoption, domestic and international ; Can I choose a child? : how to think about race, age, and gender -- Working on an adoption. Where do I start? : choosing your adoption team ; How much will this cost? : real expenses and real solutions ; Can I adopt a healthy child? : understanding the medical issues ; Why is there so much paperwork? : preparing your home study and dossier ; Why does this have to take so long? : preparing for your new child ; Is this my child? : choosing to accept a child referral or birth-mother match ; What if it doesn't work out? : how to make sure your adoption succeeds -- Parenting your adopted child. Will we fall in love? : bonding and attachment for you and your child ; Is there a greeting card for this? : your child's birth mother and other new relatives ; What do I tell my child? : creating the adoption story ; Who needs to know? : talking to teachers, doctors-- and strangers ; Is this normal? : speech delays, learning disabilities, and other complications ; Will we live happily ever after? : adoptees on adoption -- Adoption terms -- What kind of adoption is right for you? : the decision matrix
Control code
13424148
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 296 pages
Isbn
9780345504012
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009020252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn335705142
  • (OCoLC)335705142

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