Would you support an adoptee's right to dissolve their legal adoptive contract at age 18 if ...?

Answer Yes. I have seen a few adoptees "dissolve" their adoptions and were adopted back (through adult adoption) by their first parents. I would do it if I had been abused by my adoptive parents, or if I ... Read More »

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Adoptive parents, prospective adoptive parents and adoptees?

At the risk of being stoned to death, I will respectfully submit that I will give MY medical history to my son lost to adoption, but will put a note in my file at the agency that under no circumsta... Read More »

Have any adoptees had to "break-up" with their (adoptive) family?

yup. thanks for this question.left home at 17 my story in depth w/ photos:…how i struggle with my feelings about my mother:http://adoptionsurvivor.wordpre... Read More »

Adoptees: Did your adoptive mom recognize that you had another mom or did she insist she was the only one?

Oh I love telling this story, as sad and painful as it is...My amom was very ill from the time I was around 10 until she passed when I was 14. She had always made sure to tell me how much she loved... Read More »

Adoptees: what should a prospective adoptive parent know?

If you understand the loss your child has experienced, you can have a wonderfully positive impact on his or her life.Deal with the reality of the adoptive situation: different from biological famil... Read More »