Talking with Children about Adoption

This is a recording of the webinar presented February 8, 2019


This webinar covers the basics of communication with children (through age 12) to help them understand their adoption story. Learning objectives include:

  • What children understand about adoption at different developmental stages
  • When, what, and how to share information with children at different ages, including information perceived as difficult, negative, or painful Engaging birth family members in this process in open adoptions
  • Practical advice for responding appropriately to children’s questions and concerns