This book offers a clear, well-documented view of troubled adoptive families. It focuses on adoptive families after the legal finalization of the adoption has taken place and is full of case examples, detailed case histories and presentations of various practice strategies.
Chapter 7: I Just want to know more about who i am: Identity Issues
The interplay between adoption and identity formation is a theme in most treatises on adoption. Adoption is seen as a complicating factor in identity development, particularly if little is known or shared about the child's ...