Mark Dombeck, Ph.D. was Director of Mental Help Net from 1999 to 2011. Dr. Dombeck received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 1995 ...Read More
We’ve added a new major “chapter” to our Adoption Topic Center . Our original material was focused only on the experience of the adoptive parents. A reader commented that we should also have material from the point of view of biological parents who are giving up a child for adoption. We took this advice, and the topic center now has two chapters: 1) Adoptive Parent Perspective , and 2) Birth Parent Perspective . We hope you find this additional material to be helpful.