Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow

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NavPress, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 304 pages
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The world is full of hurt children, and bringing one into your home can quickly derail the easy family life you once knew. Get effective suggestions, wisdom, and advice to parent the hurt child in your life. The best hope for tragedy prevention is knowledge! Updated and revised.

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Review: Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Really disappointed with this one. So much of the book seemed like filler (chapters made entirely of stories from parents and children, while interesting, would be better woven into the book at ... Read full review

Review: Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow

User Review  - Ebookwormy - Goodreads

After reading Deborah Gray's Nurturing Adoptions, Keck and Kopecky come out with a bang! This is a straight-shooting pair who does not mince words in their frustration with psychologists. Keck ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Gregory C. Keck, PhD, is the founder of the Attachment and Bonding Center of Ohio as well as a psychologist and adoptive parent of two sons. He is coauthor of Adopting the Hurt Child and author of Parenting Adopted Adolescents.

Regina M. Kupecky, LSW, is a therapist who treats children with attachment disorders at the Attachment and Bonding Center of Ohio. She has been named “Adoption Worker of the Year” by the Ohio Department of Human Services and is coauthor of Adopting the Hurt Child.

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