• From the Director of Post Adoption Services

    Dear readers, In my 15 years at Holt, I’ve seen a lot of things change within the world of adoption. One thing that’s remained consistent, though, is the variety of populations the post adoption department is responsible for… Read More

  • TBRI Family Camps Returning to Oregon and Illinois — Summer 2020!

    By Marissa Robello, LMSW, CSWA and Pam Shepard, LCSW We are happy to announce that Holt will be offering the Journey of Hope family camp experience for adopted children and their parents once again this summer — in… Read More

  • Parenting with Fear

    My daughter turned 30 last year. Lately I have been reflecting a lot about parenting and what makes a good parent. Especially as she begins to think about becoming a parent herself. I feel truly blessed that my… Read More

  • Creating Connections with Older Children

    By Celeste Snodgrass, LCSW-PIP | Director of Clinical Services Parents of younger children (under the age of 6 or 7) have many opportunities throughout the day to help their child meet their needs. Children often need help with… Read More