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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I was a little put off by the title - but this was a very good book. Lots of comparisons in the differences of how we handle adopted children as opposed to biological. It was very easy to read and ... Read full review

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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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