Catalogue by titles / Saying goodbye to a baby, Volume 1 - The birthparent's guide to loss and grief in adoption

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PARENTS ENG-038
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Title Saying goodbye to a baby, Volume 1 - The birthparent's guide to loss and grief in adoption
Author ROLES Patricia
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Date published/issue 00-00-1989
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Child Welfare League of America, Inc, 440 First Street, NW, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20001-2085
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Page 92 p
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ISBN 0 87868 387 9
Type of material Book
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Document description Guide
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Testimony
Country concerned CANADA
UNITED STATES
Index Origins-info
Single-bio-mother
Fam-orig-info-counsel
Free text The author, a birthmother herself, and social worker with experience working with pregnant teenagers, teenage birthparents and adoption in Vancouver, Canada, aims to help mothers who make the decision to give their child up for adoption. She gives practical information about pregnancy and birth; advice on relinquishing the baby for adoption; the experience of loss and grief; how this decision may affect others, and search and reunion with the child that was adopted.

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Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
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