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ISS/IRC Code PER-ADOPT USA-01-001
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Title Adopted Child
Author MELINA Lois
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
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Publisher Lois Melina, P.O. Box 9362, Moscow, Idaho 83843, USA
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Type of material Periodical
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Document information
Document description Commentaries
Guide
Testimony
Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Discrimination
Consent
Education-child-needs
Adoption-intercountry
Identity-origin
Follow-up-adoption
Prepa-adoption-paps
Paps-info-counsel
Adoption-domestic
Adopt-fam-post-adopt-sup
Identity-adoptive
Free text Monthly publication by Lois Melina dedicated to all aspects of adoption. Its main aim is to give information and counseling that will help adoptive parents, or those considering adoption cope with all the situations encountered during the different stages of life as an adoptive family. September 1998, No 10: Lessons of adoption can be difficult but have widespread applications; Oct 1998, No 11: Legal status of minors, relatives varies in the world of adoption despite laws - includes discussion on relinquishment and consent; Nov. 1998, No 12: Being found by birth parents creates turmoil for adoptees, but also sense of being blessed - about the search for origins; Dec. 1998, No 12: Growing up Asian in America a challenge even when being raised by Asian parents - for parents of adopted Asian children

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
Social work -->
Potential users
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents
Children