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Risk and Promise: a handbook for parents adopting a child from overseas
Risk and Promise is designed to help prospective international adoption parents better understand the risk factors as well as the protective factors a child from overseas is presenting, support the parents through the decision-making process, and guide them during the period of transition in their lives as their new child moves into their family. The premise of Risk and Pr ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published December 11th 2006 by NTI Upstream
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This book is specifically for people considering international adoption. It deals with medical issues that can potentially be encountered adopting from foreign orphanages. It is important information to consider as you are making all the decisions involved with an international adoption. The only reason I gave it four instead of five stars is that medical information is constantly making new discoveries and evolving and I feel this book needs an updated edition.
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