Module 1 - Introduction to Openness in Adoption
Module 2 - What Does Openness Mean?
Module 3 - Connecting at Match & Placement
Module 4 - Letters, Updates, and Visits
Module 5 - Conversations About Identity
Module 6 - Complexities in Adoption
Module 7 - The Ministry of Openness

Overview of Open Adoption

Module 1 – Introduction to Openness in Adoption

Summary: This module will overview the key terms and concepts of adoption, including members of the adoption community and the context in which adoption occurs. 

Presenters:

  • Rebekah McGee, LMSW
  • Susan VanSyckle, LBSW
  • Leah Outten, Birth Parent Advocate and Author