Category:Post Adoption

Last Chance to Register: “Growing Up Peaceful” Seminar

We are excited to announce a special opportunity for our Virginia and Maryland area families (and those nationwide if you…

Social Services Summit!

This week most of our Directors of Social Services (DSS’) from about 20 states are meeting in our corporate office in McLean, VA for planning, training, and team building.

Understanding Our Children’s Anger and the Calming Process

One of the things that comes up frequently in conversations with families is how to help their child understand what…

Free Post-Adoption Webinar: Sensory Challenges After Adoption

America World’s Post-Adoption and ACT staff are pleased to bring you a free webinar presented by Dr. Angie Lynch-Fannon, Occupational Therapist. Join…

Post-Adoption Reporting: Future Adoptions Depend On It

It is that time of year again to raise awareness about the importance of the Post-Adoption Report! While the majority…

Resource Spotlight: “The Whole-Brain Child” Book Review

I recently had the opportunity to read the book “The Whole-Brain Child” written by Daniel Siegel & Tina Payne Bryson….

Re-Adoption & Citizenship for Your Child

Our Adoption Coaching & Training (ACT) team partnered with Karen S. Law, Esquire, in Fall 2017 to provide a comprehensive…

When the Struggle Gets Real: Considerations Around Dissolution, Respite & Alternative Placements

This is a difficult topic, but one that we as agencies, adoptive families, and the Christian community need to talk…

India Waiting Child: “Whitney”

“Whitney” is a beautiful girl who is HIV positive, who is three and a half years old. She has big…

“An Open Letter to Parents of Children From Hard Places”

Our staff read an article that we just had to share with you! It was an open letter from Amanda…