Category Archives: Books, Articles, and Readings

Article: “Adoption Is Not a Solution for Poor Children”

An article definitely worth reading about international adoption and the issue of poor and impoverished children: Title: “Adoption Is Not a Solution for Poor Children” Author: E. J. Graff Posted: 09/22/2011 Link: http://blog.prospect.org/ej_graff/2011/09/adoption-is-not-a-solution-for.html Advertisements

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Readings: Blog by Adoptive Mother & Series of Articles by KAD

A blog you might be interested in reading.  It is written by an adoptive mom who is also a regular contributor to the Holt International Post Adoption Blog: You’re My Second Mom, Aren’t You?  http://mysecondmama.com/ Author:  Jane Ballback Also Seen In: … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading – “Race and Identity in Transracial Adoption”

Title: “Race and Identity in Transracial Adoption: Suggestions for Adoptive Parents” Author: Nicole M. Callahan Source: Adoption Advocate, a publication of the National Council For Adoption (NCFA) Link: https://www.adoptioncouncil.org/images/stories/documents/ncfa_adoption_advocate_no38.pdf

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Sleep: My favorite article about sleep & adoption

My favorite article on the topic of sleep is “Sleep and Adoption”.   This meaningful article delves into the topic of sleep and the adopted child, covering both general information about sleep as well as giving practical advice related to sleep. … Continue reading

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Little Seouls

One of my favorite online stores for Korean baby and children’s items is Little Seouls. On the Little Seouls website, you can find a fun assortment of children’s books in Korean, bilingual books, toys, dolls and games, baby gear, clothing, hanboks, etc.  Be sure … Continue reading

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Adoptive Parenting Continuing Education, Classes, etc.

Here are some resources related to adoptive parenting continuing education, classes, etc. Holt International Children’s Services Resources – For families in Holt International branch states, please check to see if your branch office has waiting family meetings. Our branch office … Continue reading

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Sleep: General Resources

Here are a few of the resources I’ve been pulling together related to sleep and adoption. Hopefully some of these articles, links and books will be of some help to folks. For those families whose children are experiencing sleep issues, … Continue reading

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