2011 Workshops

Below is a list of some of the topics that were covered at the 2011 conference.

  • Independent Placement Adoption 
  • Making the Decision to Adopt 
  • International Adoption 
  • Preparing for Homestudies 
  • Adoption Agency Programs 
  • Adoption in NY, NJ, CT 
  • Adoption and The Schools
  • Adoption and The Media
  • Self Esteem and Adoption
  • Adoption Legislation 
  • Non-Traditional Adoptions 
  • International Adoption Paperwork 
  • Medical Issues in Adoption 
  • Adopting Over 40 & 50
  • Birth Parent Perspective 
  • Transracial Adoptions 
  • Parenting“Special Needs” Children
  • Discussing Adoption With Your Child 
  • Adoptive Parent Networking 
  • Fears and Fantasies of Adoption 
  • Adult Adoptee Perspectives
  • Child Development
  • Adopting The Waiting Child 
  • Adoption and the Internet