Growing up with both adopted and non-adopted siblings. Siblings who are adopted with different levels of birth family contact. Siblings by birth growing up in different families through birth and/or adoption. Found siblings, siblings placed together and/or in different families. Join a conversation with adoptees and parents (by birth and adoption) who have lived experience with sibling relationships both in their adoptive and birth families and what they have found helpful in navigating them. This triad-expansive conversation will offer insight and explorations of the many different relationships found in the unique complexity of adoption.
Target audience: pre-adoptive parents, adoptive parents, birth/first parents and adoption professionals.
Subject categories: Siblings, Talking About Adoption
Lead Speaker: Susan DG Leksander