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If openness in adoption is approached with thoughtful consideration and care, it can be an amazing gift to everyone involved...some things to consider when thinking about open adoption.

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Open Adoption: What Those In The Know Want You To Know. What was your biggest fear about open adoption? What was the spark that initially helped you to create a connection with your child’s birthmother or adoptive parents? Adoptive parents and birthparents share their experiences and answers.

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Love this adaptation of the classic adoption legacy poem; since we want an open adoption!

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Prospective birthmothers are people too. And just like any person dealing with a crisis, getting support and encouragement from others is important. Here are six simple phrases that prospective adoptive parents can say to help her cope and get their relationship off the ground.

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My interview, as a birthmother, of why I'm an open adoption advocate!

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Things I wish all adoptive parents knew (from a birthmother's point of view)

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A checklist on what to think about and do at the hospital after you've created an open adoption plan.

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from Medium

10 Questions with an Adoptive Mother and a Birth Mother

10 Questions with an Adoptive Mother and a Birth Mother: Navigating Open Adoption Together. @bailey11correll

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5 myths of open adoption debunked by an adoption professional #adoption #openadoption

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Navigating Relationships With Your Adopted Child's Birth Family

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