Topics We Discussed
- Catholic Charities
- Non-identifying information incorrect, adoption agency made up details
- Turning off emotions of loss
- Search and secondary rejection
- Shifting views of adoption after having children
- Adopted vs biological children
- What does “out of the fog” mean?
- Normalizing adoptee feelings of grief and loss; adoptee guilt
- Reunion with biological siblings
- Adoptee triggers - family resemblance, strangers that look like us, etc.