Guide To Talking With Your Birth Parents

Maybe you've been rehearsing it, but here's a little help for you.

Tom Andriola July 26, 2017

If you are an adoptee who has searched for and found one or both of your biological parents, you are likely uncertain about how to approach your initial communication with them. Depending on the situation, it is likely to come as quite a shock, regardless of whether they have been searching on their end as well. Here are some tips based on my own personal experience.

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Tom Andriola

Tom Andriola advocates for adoptee rights and shares his personal experiences about being adopted and his successful, independent search for both biological parents. To see more of his writing, visit Tom's Facebook page.


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