Above all else, seek a therapist competent in adoption.
Through healing herself, one adoptive mom learns how to heal her daughter.
Holt’s director of clinical services shares her thoughts on the story “Healing Wounds and Leaving the Past Behind” — elaborating on the notion that to heal our children, we must first heal ourselves.
One adoptive mom shares the lessons she and her husband learned as they helped their children overcome the effects of early trauma.
Holt’s director of clinical services explains new understandings about trauma and attachment, and the basic elements of parenting children who come “from hard places.”
One Holt adoptive mom discusses how she and her husband learned to parent their two children differently, based on their unique needs.
While the Marran family teaches their daughter Anandi about appropriate boundaries, she teaches them about unbridled joy.
After a two-year struggle with anxious attachment, Holt adoptive mom Lisa Fisher began play therapy with her daughter BaiYu – helping them both learn coping skills, and bringing out the fantastic, caring daughter and sister BaiYu is today.