Author(s): MCCREIGHT B
This comprehensive guide provides specific parenting strategies for the growing number of people who adopt children over two years old. Parents learn to identify their child's needs, meet such challenges as aggressive behavior and attention deficit disorder, and create a sense of belonging.
Brenda McCreight, Ph.D., is a family and child therapist and an adoption expert. She lives in Nanaimo, British Columbia, with her husband; they have nine children, seven of whom were adopted as older children.