What can the adoption community do as a whole in order to better prepare their families for International adoption?

What can the adoption community do as a whole in order to better prepare their families for International adoption? Child abuse occurs unfortunately too frequently in all cultures, societies and social classes. When an adoptive parent abuses a child, such case brings for worldwide attention. When a alcoholic, drug using father from some small town […]

Signs that a Child Has Been Sexually Abused?

Signs that a Child Has Been Sexually Abused? What are some of the signs and behavioral presentations exhibited by a sexually abused child? 1) Many times the sexually abused child is old enough to verbally make direct statements about the abuse and his/her perpetrator. 2) Inappropriate sexual behavior or play in an immature child. 3) […]

Signs that a Child Has Been Sexually Abused? What are some of the signs and behavioral presentations exhibited by a sexually abused child? 1) Many times the sexually abused child is old enough to verbally make direct statements about the abuse and his/her perpetrator. 2) Inappropriate sexual behavior or play in an immature child. 3) […]

Is child Abuse More Prevalent in International Adopters?

Is child Abuse More Prevalent in International Adopters? By definition, child abuse does not discriminate by race, culture or the social status of the perpetrator. A child abuser can be any person, a coworker, friend, neighbor and does not need to have a criminal record. People who abuse children often have something in common: many […]