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The Resource Adopting older children : a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four, Stephanie Bosco-Ruggiero, MA, Gloria Russo Wassell, MS, LMHC, and Victor Groza, PhD

Adopting older children : a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four, Stephanie Bosco-Ruggiero, MA, Gloria Russo Wassell, MS, LMHC, and Victor Groza, PhD

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Adopting older children : a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four
Title
Adopting older children
Title remainder
a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Bosco-Ruggiero, MA, Gloria Russo Wassell, MS, LMHC, and Victor Groza, PhD
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Language
eng
Summary
"Highlights the most significant challenges when parenting older adoptees who face mental health, behavioral and educational issues. Included is critical information about developmental concerns, issues related to emerging sense of self, sexual orientation, cultural identity and other special needs that an adoptee may have"--Page 4 of cover
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YDXCP
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Bosco-Ruggiero, Stephanie
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Russo Wassell, Gloria
  • Groza, Victor
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  • Older child adoption
  • Adoption
  • Parent and child
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Adopting older children : a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four, Stephanie Bosco-Ruggiero, MA, Gloria Russo Wassell, MS, LMHC, and Victor Groza, PhD
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Introduction; Chapter 1: Deciding to Adopt an Older Child; Chapter 2: Who Can Adopt an Older Child?; Chapter 3: Adopting Within the United States; Chapter 4: Intercountry Adoption; Chapter 5: Post-Adoption Services; Chapter 6: Welcoming Your Child Home; Chapter 7: Adoptive Families are "Real" Families-Educating Friends and Family about Older Child Adoption; Chapter 8: Multicultural and Multiracial Adoptive Families; Chapter 9: Sibling Relationships; Chapter 10: Navigating Biological Family Relationships and Understanding Adoption; Chapter 11: The Traumatized Child
  • Chapter 12: Grief and Loss in Adopted Children chapter 13: Attachment and Adoption; Chapter 14: Emerging Sense of Self; Chapter 15: Mental Health; Chapter 16: Physical Health; Chapter 17: Development and Learning; Chapter 18: Parenting Methods to Build Your Child's Resilience and Enhance Behavioral Functioning; Chapter 19: The Strengths of Adoptive Parents; Chapter 20: The importance of Social Support and Community; Chapter 21: Adoptive Parents' Self-Care; Chapter 22: Help for Adoptive Parents Dealing with Serious Issues; Conclusion; Appendix: Recommended Resources by Chapter; Notes
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sky268347422
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 281 pages
Isbn
9780882824826
Lccn
2014938451
Label
Adopting older children : a practical guide to adopting and parenting children over age four, Stephanie Bosco-Ruggiero, MA, Gloria Russo Wassell, MS, LMHC, and Victor Groza, PhD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Introduction; Chapter 1: Deciding to Adopt an Older Child; Chapter 2: Who Can Adopt an Older Child?; Chapter 3: Adopting Within the United States; Chapter 4: Intercountry Adoption; Chapter 5: Post-Adoption Services; Chapter 6: Welcoming Your Child Home; Chapter 7: Adoptive Families are "Real" Families-Educating Friends and Family about Older Child Adoption; Chapter 8: Multicultural and Multiracial Adoptive Families; Chapter 9: Sibling Relationships; Chapter 10: Navigating Biological Family Relationships and Understanding Adoption; Chapter 11: The Traumatized Child
  • Chapter 12: Grief and Loss in Adopted Children chapter 13: Attachment and Adoption; Chapter 14: Emerging Sense of Self; Chapter 15: Mental Health; Chapter 16: Physical Health; Chapter 17: Development and Learning; Chapter 18: Parenting Methods to Build Your Child's Resilience and Enhance Behavioral Functioning; Chapter 19: The Strengths of Adoptive Parents; Chapter 20: The importance of Social Support and Community; Chapter 21: Adoptive Parents' Self-Care; Chapter 22: Help for Adoptive Parents Dealing with Serious Issues; Conclusion; Appendix: Recommended Resources by Chapter; Notes
Control code
sky268347422
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 281 pages
Isbn
9780882824826
Lccn
2014938451

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