Adoption Blog - Adoptimist
January 24, 2016

Being An Adoptimist: Staying Optimistic While You Try To Adopt

When I was introduced to Adoptimist three years ago or so, my first reaction was to think, “What a great name!”  “Adoptimist” is unique, catchy and conveys an upbeat, positive message. More important, it captures the essence of the adoption experience: one has to have and maintain optimism.  Often this is easier said than done.  As an adoption counselor and consultant, I have observed the varied roles that optimism plays in adoption.  Evidence of optimism—or of its... Read more…