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Katie Overstreet

Katie Overstreet is the former program director for the Adoption & Orphan Care Initiative at Focus on the Family.

Adoption: What Helps and What Doesn’t

Well-meaning people can make statements that cause hurt to the child, adoptive parents and birth mother.

Preparing for Adoption

The more information a couple has when pursuing adoption, the more prepared they will be for any problems that may surface.

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Adoption From Foster Care

“There is never so much love in the world that reaching out is a bad idea.” – an adopted child.

Adoption Options

Adoption options include domestic foster care, domestic infant, international, open, closed and embryo.

Adopting Children

Adoption has to be focused on the needs of the kids rather than the needs and desires of the adults.

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