Adopted: We Can Do Better

Have You Seen This?

Denalee Chapman March 17, 2015

“Adopted: We Can Do Better.” It is a powerful title about a powerful subject. And it implies there is so much more we can do. Adult adoptees open up and talk to us about ways societal improvement can be made.

This video is a special and important excerpt from the DVD, “Adopted: We Can Do Better.” These adult adoptees share what it was like growing up as transracial adoptees in a white community.

If racism was felt, anxiety likely developed. Signs of harm include eating disorders, anxiety, panic attacks, and more. Knowing who you are helps to heal.

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Denalee Chapman

Denalee is an adoptive mother, a motivational speaker, a writer, and a lover of life. She and her husband have adventured through the hills and valleys of life to find that the highest highs and the lowest lows are equally fulfilling. Book Denalee to speak to your group, or find Denalee's writings, including her books on her website at

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