Adoption Medicine: Caring for Children and Families
Look here for practical guidance on helping adoptive parents prepare; conducting pre- and post-operative health evaluations; optimizing adoptees' personal growth and development; addressing emotional and behavioral problems of puberty and adolescence; identifying and accessing educational and community resources, and much more.
American Academy of Pediatrics
Elk Grove Village, IL
Adoption -- psychology; Child Health Services; Child Welfare
Mason, Patrick W.; Johnson, Dana E.; and Prock, Lisa Albers, "Adoption Medicine: Caring for Children and Families" (2014). Faculty Bookshelf. 42.