Infant Adoption Training Initiative: Understanding Infant Adoption Participant Guide

Date: September 2020

Author(s): Other

Year Published: 2020

File Size: 3 MB

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This training program seeks to help health-care and other helping professionals offer adoption guidance in a nondirective, noncoercive manner to expectant parents. It also encourages participants to recognize biases in decision-making and foster effective support for expectant people considering adoption. The training covers parents' rights, an ethical decision-making framework, guidance on language, counseling techniques, and case studies. Additional tools and resources are included.

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