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What helps children who have been adopted?

What helps children who have been adopted?

Honesty is the best policy — talk openly about the fact that he or she was adopted. Allow the child to ask any questions about the adoption, birth family, etc. Create a scrapbook of personal history like photographs, notes and information on birth family. Medical history, if available. Maintain important connections as much as appropriate and possible; for example, loving…