Parenting an adopted child is both the same as and incredibly different than parenting a child born to you. When children exhibit challenging behaviors, parents can often become confused as they wonder whether the behaviors have deeper meaning in the context of adoption. Join us for an exploration of research-based insights and practical guidance for adoptive parents. We will address specific parenting theories and their applicability to adoptive family life, with a focus on positive and effective discipline methods.
Target audience: Adoptive parents and professionals.
Subject categories: Trauma-Informed Parenting, Talking About Adoption
Lead Speaker: Beth Hall