Tag: renaming adopted child

  • Change An Adoptee’s Name?

    Change An Adoptee’s Name?

    Changing an adopted child’s name is of great concern to parents of internationally and domestically adopted children. One mother wrote, “When a child is adopted at age five or six, or later, do you feel it’s appropriate to change the child’s name? Should we ask our child? Doesn’t changing the name give the message that…