Many non-adoptees don’t understand why adoptees can become so obsessed with searching for birth family members. Some even see it as a form of betrayal of the family that raised them, that perhaps even “saved” them from a difficult set of circumstances. But searching for birth family members often has nothing at all to do with the relationship an adoptee has with his or her family.
Here are 5 reasons why adoptees search for their birth family members.
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