Learning about Therapeutic Parenting

The strengths and needs of all children and youth are varied and unique. Along the journey of parenting and adoption you may wonder about how to understand and respond to a child/youth’s needs. It is crucial to learn more about how the individual child/youth experiences any particular need, including what it means for them and their everyday life. Explore the sections below to review a variety of topics, resources, and reflective questions.

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8 Religion and Spirituality 7 Interracial and Intercultural adoption 6 Supporting the Child/Youth’s Education 5 Financial Considerations and Supports 4 Through the Child’s Eyes 3 Caring for Medical and/or Developmental Needs 2 Understanding Trauma and Accessing Therapeutic Support 1 Maintaining Important Connections and Relationships Through Openness  ALL THE  PIECES OF ME
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