By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain one reason the “Chair Dialogue” Technique can be helpful.
-Explain one of the four sleep difficulties that adoptive parents often experience in their children.
-Explain why some adopted children might be reluctant to leave abusive homes.
-Explain two of the common behaviors that frustrate parents.
-Explain one of the things to consider when adopting trans-racially.
-Explain two situations to expect upon the adopted child’s arrival into the child’s new home.
-Explain some issues an adopted child for the arrival of a second adopted child.
-Explain why it is important for the adopted children that same-sex coparents be recognized.
-Explain some reasons that American parents may consider international adoption.
-Explain why it is so difficult to measure the rates of adoptive dissolution.
-Explain four questions that could be answered to enhance research regarding adoption indicators.
-Explain what one suggestion for helping White American parents deal with issues of race is.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
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