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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 Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter.

Recent Episodes

Parenting a Child with Prenatal ExposureJuly 28, 2021 Episode artwork What’s It Like to Be In Foster Care: Former Foster Youth Speak OutJuly 21, 2021 Episode artwork Handling Social MediaJuly 14, 2021 Episode artwork Preparing Kids Already in the Home for an AdoptionJuly 07, 2021 Episode artwork Is Human Fertility Declining and What Can We Do About It June 30, 2021 Episode artwork Adopting a Relative from AbroadJune 25, 2021 Episode artwork How to Raise a Child Who Will ThriveJune 18, 2021 Episode artwork Partnering with Birth Parents in Foster CareJune 10, 2021 Episode artwork The Endocrine System, Thyroid Gland, and FertilityJune 04, 2021 Episode artwork Interview with Sarah Sentilles, author of "Stranger Care" May 28, 2021 Episode artwork Blending Children by Birth and AdoptionMay 21, 2021 Episode artwork Taking Care of Yourself When Parenting Harder to Parent KidsMay 14, 2021 Episode artwork Impact of OTC Drugs on FertilityMay 07, 2021 Episode artwork Talking with Young Children about Adoption and Birth ParentsApril 30, 2021 Episode artwork Practical Tips for Disciplining Children Who Have Experienced TraumaApril 23, 2021 Episode artwork 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