NPR Story on Open Adoption
Just heard about this short piece on NPR’s Day to Day from a friend. It details the growing adoptive families in the US who are increasingly open, to open adoption. GS
Day to Day, August 18, 2008 · Every year, more families are undergoing “open adoptions,” meaning children remain in contact with their birth mothers after joining their new families. Findings published in the Journal of Family Psychology this month confirm that open adoptions are changing the definition of “family” for adoptees and their loved ones.