Author Archives: Sherrie Eldridge, Adoption Author

Is Reactive Attachment Disorder A Lifetime Sentence for Adoptees and Foster Kids?

Get Rid of False Guilt

This young man represents all the adopted and foster kids, teens, and adults who have been diagnosed with RAD. It is not his fault that he was removed from the care of his first family and placed in the care of other parents who were insecure in their ability to nurture such a child. Sherrie does a rant and then reminds fellow sufferers of a truth that will anchor them for life.

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What Adopted and Foster Kids Consider Worse Than Anger

What Cripples Adoptees from Connecting and Growing?

But, this crummy fear consumes, engulfs, surrounds, and ties our tongues.  It condemns beautiful personalities,  prompts self-protection at any level, and requires all dangers to disappear. It thrives on isolation and multiples with broken promises. It cripples authenticity and encourages sickness.

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