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The Resource Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption, Arleta James ; foreword by Gregory C. Keck

Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption, Arleta James ; foreword by Gregory C. Keck

Label
Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption
Title
Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption
Statement of responsibility
Arleta James ; foreword by Gregory C. Keck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Welcoming a New Brother or Sister through Adoption is a comprehensive yet accessible guide that describes the adoption process and the impact of adoption on every member of the family, including the adopted child. The book is peppered with real life stories and direct quotes from children, which make it a realistic and insightful resource
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Arleta M.
Dewey number
362.734
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875
LC item number
.J364 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keck, Gregory C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adopted children
  • Adoptive parents
  • Brothers and sisters
Label
Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption, Arleta James ; foreword by Gregory C. Keck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I'm getting a brother or sister!" : kids develop expectations pre-adoption -- "My new brother or sister experienced trauma" : what does that mean? -- "Yes, we brothers and sisters need information" : pre-adoption preparation -- "I am a 'quality' parent!" : reviewing and refining your parenting strengths -- "Finally! My new brother or sister is arriving!" : planting the seeds that grow post-placement attachments -- "After he came, everything changed!" : common post-placement challenges -- "My brother or sister won't be living with us anymore" : disruption, dissolution, displacement, and other leavings -- "Help me cope, please" : striking a balance post-adoption -- Triggers, losses, and feelings : facilitating your sons' and daughters' grief -- "You know your birth mother and I don't" : blending children with diverse birth histories-- an emerging common challenge -- "My new sibling's behaviors are so bizarre!" : learning to be a peaceful family again -- Two of the toughest behaviors : sexual acting out and aggression : ensuring a safe, secure home environment -- "We hardly have family game night anymore" : restoring family fun -- "Yes, I have experienced positives!" : brothers, sisters, and adoptees speak about the benefits of adoption
Control code
sky256091997
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9781849059039
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 04/17
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Welcoming a new brother or sister through adoption, Arleta James ; foreword by Gregory C. Keck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I'm getting a brother or sister!" : kids develop expectations pre-adoption -- "My new brother or sister experienced trauma" : what does that mean? -- "Yes, we brothers and sisters need information" : pre-adoption preparation -- "I am a 'quality' parent!" : reviewing and refining your parenting strengths -- "Finally! My new brother or sister is arriving!" : planting the seeds that grow post-placement attachments -- "After he came, everything changed!" : common post-placement challenges -- "My brother or sister won't be living with us anymore" : disruption, dissolution, displacement, and other leavings -- "Help me cope, please" : striking a balance post-adoption -- Triggers, losses, and feelings : facilitating your sons' and daughters' grief -- "You know your birth mother and I don't" : blending children with diverse birth histories-- an emerging common challenge -- "My new sibling's behaviors are so bizarre!" : learning to be a peaceful family again -- Two of the toughest behaviors : sexual acting out and aggression : ensuring a safe, secure home environment -- "We hardly have family game night anymore" : restoring family fun -- "Yes, I have experienced positives!" : brothers, sisters, and adoptees speak about the benefits of adoption
Control code
sky256091997
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9781849059039
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041428
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 04/17
Other physical details
illustrations

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