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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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Parents Can Bypass Shame When Explaining Adoption Relinquishment

This photo of a child with a deer illustrates the world of the adopted and fostered child. Parents struggle big time to enter their child’s world when explaining relinquishment. Sherrie teaches how to communicate love vs. shame.

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