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Creating a Family: Talk about Adoption & Foster Care

Creating a Family

Are you thinking about adopting or fostering a child? Confused about all the options and wondering where to begin? Or are you an adoptive or foster parent trying to be the best parent possible to your precious child? This is the podcast for you! Every week we interview leading experts for an hour talking about the topics you really care about in deciding whether to adopt/foster or how to be a better parent. This podcast is produced by We are the national non-profit with the mission to strengthen and inspire adoptive, foster & kinship parents and the professionals who support them. Creating a Family brings you the following trauma-informed, expert-based content: weekly podcasts, weekly articles/blog posts, resource pages on all aspects of family building at our website We also has an active presence on many social media platforms. Please like or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Instagram.

Recent Episodes

Panel of Kinship Caregivers: What's It Really LikeApril 16, 2021 Episode artwork Helping Parents & Kids Manage Phones, Internet, & GamingApril 09, 2021 Episode artwork Genetics and FertilityApril 02, 2021 Episode artwork Impact of Fostering on Kids Already in the FamilyMarch 26, 2021 Episode artwork Attachment 101March 19, 2021 Episode artwork Impact of Prenatal Exposure to Opiates, Opioids, Methadone, Suboxone, and Other Common DrugsMarch 12, 2021 Episode artwork Coping with Pregnancy Loss and MiscarriageMarch 05, 2021 Episode artwork Adopting as a Single Parent February 26, 2021 Episode artwork What Do Kinship Caregivers Need to Succeed?February 19, 2021 Episode artwork Fertility Preservation and Egg FreezingFebruary 12, 2021 Episode artwork How a Parent's History with Attachment and Trauma Impacts Adoption and FosteringFebruary 05, 2021 Episode artwork Adoption Tax Credit 2020January 27, 2021 Episode artwork Evaluating Risk Factors in Foster CareJanuary 22, 2021 Episode artwork Maintaining Your Marriage & Relationships When Adopting or FosteringJanuary 15, 2021 Episode artwork Transitioning Home as a Newly Adoptive FamilyJanuary 08, 2021 Episode artwork What to Eat to Increase Your Odds of Success with IVFJanuary 01, 2021 Episode artwork Healing After Abuse and NeglectDecember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Adopting a Child from Another StateDecember 18, 2020 Episode artwork Impact of COVID-19 on SurrogacyDecember 11, 2020 Episode artwork Legal Process of Domestic Adoption: What You Need to Know Before You AdoptDecember 04, 2020 Episode artwork Coping with the Stress of InfertilityNovember 27, 2020 Episode artwork Talking with Your Adopted or Foster Child about the Hard Parts of Their StoryNovember 20, 2020 Episode artwork The Holidays with Adopted or Foster Kids Who’ve Been Exposed to TraumaNovember 13, 2020 Episode artwork Collaborative ParentingNovember 06, 2020 Episode artwork Disrupting Birth Order in Adoption and Foster CareOctober 30, 2020 Episode artwork