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Creating a Family: Talk about Adoption & Foster Care

Creating a Family

Are you thinking about adopting or fostering a child? Confused about all the options and wondering where to begin? Or are you an adoptive or foster parent trying to be the best parent possible to your precious child? This is the podcast for you! Every week we interview leading experts for an hour talking about the topics you really care about in deciding whether to adopt/foster or how to be a better parent. This podcast is produced by We are the national non-profit with the mission to strengthen and inspire adoptive, foster & kinship parents and the professionals who support them. Creating a Family brings you the following trauma-informed, expert-based content: weekly podcasts, weekly articles/blog posts, resource pages on all aspects of family building at our website We also has an active presence on many social media platforms. Please like or follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter.

Recent Episodes

Child Hosting Programs: Getting Prepared to be a Host FamilyDecember 01, 2021 Episode artwork Home Based TherapyNovember 24, 2021 Episode artwork How to Avoid Triggering and Being Triggered by Our KidsNovember 17, 2021 Episode artwork How Trauma Impacts a Child’s DevelopmentNovember 10, 2021 Episode artwork Decisions To Be Made at Egg RetrievalNovember 03, 2021 Episode artwork Parental Leave: What you Need to Know Before You Adopt or FosterOctober 27, 2021 Episode artwork A Guide to Raising Your GrandchildOctober 20, 2021 Episode artwork Talking With Your Adopted or Foster Child About the Hard Parts of Their StoryOctober 13, 2021 Episode artwork Primary Ovarian InsufficiencyOctober 06, 2021 Episode artwork How to Afford AdoptionSeptember 29, 2021 Episode artwork Family Building Challenges for Military Families: Adoption, IVF & FosteringSeptember 22, 2021 Episode artwork Kinship Caregivers & The Hidden Foster Care SystemSeptember 15, 2021 Episode artwork The Traumatic Impact of RacismSeptember 08, 2021 Episode artwork Uterine Fibroids: Causes, Treatment, and Impact on FertilitySeptember 01, 2021 Episode artwork How to Raise an Intense ChildAugust 25, 2021 Episode artwork How to Become a Foster ParentAugust 18, 2021 Episode artwork Raising Resilient KidsAugust 11, 2021 Episode artwork How Our Immune System Affects Fertility and Miscarriage August 04, 2021 Episode artwork Parenting a Child with Prenatal ExposureJuly 28, 2021 Episode artwork What’s It Like to Be In Foster Care: Former Foster Youth Speak OutJuly 21, 2021 Episode artwork Handling Social MediaJuly 14, 2021 Episode artwork Preparing Kids Already in the Home for an AdoptionJuly 07, 2021 Episode artwork Is Human Fertility Declining and What Can We Do About It June 30, 2021 Episode artwork Adopting a Relative from AbroadJune 25, 2021 Episode artwork How to Raise a Child Who Will ThriveJune 18, 2021 Episode artwork