Adoption as a Lifelong Process (PDF Book)


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The book “Adoption as a Lifelong Process” by Barbara Steck explores the psychosocial complexities of adoption, offering multiple perspectives on the topic. It covers various types of adoptions, including domestic, international, transcultural, transracial, foster, and sexual and gender minority adoptions. The book addresses the psychological impact of adoption on individuals, including birth parents, adoptive parents, and adopted children. It also delves into deprivation, traumatization, and developmental trauma disorders from a psychodynamic perspective. This book is intended for professionals and individuals involved in the adoption process and offers valuable insights and guidance. The book receives a top rating for its comprehensive coverage and practical approach to adoption.