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The Resource Brothers and sisters in adoption : helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family, Arleta M. James

Brothers and sisters in adoption : helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family, Arleta M. James

Label
Brothers and sisters in adoption : helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family
Title
Brothers and sisters in adoption
Title remainder
helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family
Statement of responsibility
Arleta M. James
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Arleta M.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adopted children
  • Adopted children
  • Adoptive parents
  • Adoptive parents
Label
Brothers and sisters in adoption : helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family, Arleta M. James
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The development of realistic expectations : myth or actuality? -- Pre-placement preparation : the child's past is important -- Taking stock : are we a family for a child? -- Getting to know him : dads in adoption -- Joining waiting families and waiting children : matching is not an exact science -- Moving to the adoptive family : through the eyes of the child -- When a child leaves the family: displacement, disruption, and dissolution -- Post-placement : the family becomes immobilized -- Mobilization : becoming a new and different family -- We're all grown up : turning 18 and beyond
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
535 p.
Isbn
9780944934357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008039280
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn259715901
  • (OCoLC)259715901
Label
Brothers and sisters in adoption : helping children navigate relationships when new kids join the family, Arleta M. James
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The development of realistic expectations : myth or actuality? -- Pre-placement preparation : the child's past is important -- Taking stock : are we a family for a child? -- Getting to know him : dads in adoption -- Joining waiting families and waiting children : matching is not an exact science -- Moving to the adoptive family : through the eyes of the child -- When a child leaves the family: displacement, disruption, and dissolution -- Post-placement : the family becomes immobilized -- Mobilization : becoming a new and different family -- We're all grown up : turning 18 and beyond
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
535 p.
Isbn
9780944934357
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008039280
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn259715901
  • (OCoLC)259715901

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