Fact or Fiction: Dispelling Some of the Common Myths about Adoption
Preparing yourself for adoption includes confronting the common myths that may misguide your intentions and expectations. Some myths discussed include adopting younger versus older, the expected behaviors depending on the age of the child, the timeliness of the process itself, and becoming a foster parent as a means to adopt an infant.
Author: Wisconsin Family Connections Center
Additional Author: Coalition for Children, Youth & Families