Advice for Adoptive Grandparents

Congratulations- you’re going to be a grandparent! These words bring joy to families from every background. For adoptive grandparents, the excitement is often paired with unique questions, apprehensions and misconceptions about the adoption process. In this video, Master Clinical Trainer Erica Moltz, MA, NCC provides adoptive grandparents with helpful tips to welcome newly adopted grandchildren into their families. Topics include embracing and addressing fears and concerns surrounding adoption, supporting your son or daughter as they grow their family through adoption, dispelling common adoption myths, and forming a loving bond with your new grandchild. Adoptive grandparents will learn how different types of adoption work today, how to use positive adoption language with family and friends and how open adoptions can have a positive impact on their families.