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“I know adoption by its less popular name and function: abandonment. Before I gained a family, I had to lose one.” -Mary San Agustin

As An Adoptee, I Know The Dark Side Of Adoption

For lots of tips on adoption and connected parenting, check out: The Cork Board

Foster Care:

“Fostering abused, neglected and vulnerable children is by nature reactionary – a necessary response to circumstances often requiring swift, immediate and sometimes severe measures to protect the rights of the vulnerable. It is a good and right and just solution to a very real problem – but it is not the only solution, neither is it the ultimate one.” -Jason Johnson Blog

The Other Side of Foster Care


Trauma Related:

How Secondary Trauma Affects Your Other Children

4 Types of Trauma in Fostering and Adoption