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Adopting the hurt child : hope for families with special-needs kids

Author: Gregory C Keck; Regina M Kupecky
Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO : NavPress, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised and updated editionView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory C Keck; Regina M Kupecky
ISBN: 160006289X 9781600062896
OCLC Number: 988838188
Notes: "Includes information on intercountry adoption"--Cover.
Description: 260 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Never too late to hope --
The child who waits : a long road to love --
The child with attachment difficulties : common behaviors of kids with attachment disorders --
The cycle of bonding : interruptions from abuse and neglect --
The toll of impermanence : a child welfare system in crisis --
Putting together a family : issues that affect placement --
Dreams and realities : of the adoption process --
Inter-country adoption : the unique challenges --
Getting used to each other : early issues in the adoptive family --
Siblings : the old, the new, the feelings! --
Giving your child a history : Regina's bag of tricks --
Treatment for the hurt child : making it effective --
When adoption fails : parents and kids in crisis --
When adoption works : healing the hurt child --
Success stories : four families who made it work --
Reflections from the trenches : what it's like to hurt and heal --
Epilogue: A call to action.
Other Titles: Hurt child
Hope for families with special-needs kids
Responsibility: Gregory C. Keck, Regina M. Kupecky ; edited by L. G. Mansfield.
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