The Resource Adoption for dummies, by Tracy Barr and Katrina Carlisle, (electronic resource)

Adoption for dummies, by Tracy Barr and Katrina Carlisle, (electronic resource)

Label
Adoption for dummies
Title
Adoption for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Tracy Barr and Katrina Carlisle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A parent's guide to adoption covers all the basics, walking readers through every step of the process and offering advice on agency adoptions, foster care, international adoptions, private adoptions, and dealing with birth parents
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barr, Tracy L
Dewey number
362.7340973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.B36 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carlisle, Katrina
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Adoption
Label
Adoption for dummies, by Tracy Barr and Katrina Carlisle, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=35DD09B9-692B-4B16-BA0F-1A9A1839D2BA
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT ADOPTION BUT DIDN'T KNOW WHOM TO ASK: Adoption basics -- Sorting it all out: Types of adoptions -- The adoption process from beginning to end -- The gasp factor: what you can expect to pay -- Who can adopt? -- Building a family through adoption: is it for you? -- PART II: GETTING STARTED AND MOVING FORWARD, ONE MILESTONE AT A TIME: Getting the ball rolling: finding an agency or lawyer -- Thinking about your future child -- Applications, home studies, and other really fun stuff -- Doing hard time: the wait -- A child's available! Now what? Placement and follow-up visits -- Here comes the judge: the court appearance -- PART III: BIRTHMOTHERS AND BIRTHFATHERS: God bless the birthmothers -- The birthfathers and their role in your adoption -- Keeping in touch: meetings and contact with the birthmother -- PART IV: ISSUES ADOPTIVE FAMILIES FACE: All in the family: issues you deal with at home -- Beyond tthe family: dealing with outsiders -- What can go wrong and what you can do -- In search of birthparents -- PART V: THE PART OF TENS: Ten greatest books to read to your kids -- Ten support groups for adoptive families -- Ten helpful web sites
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 358 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118069844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773579965
Label
Adoption for dummies, by Tracy Barr and Katrina Carlisle, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=35DD09B9-692B-4B16-BA0F-1A9A1839D2BA
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT ADOPTION BUT DIDN'T KNOW WHOM TO ASK: Adoption basics -- Sorting it all out: Types of adoptions -- The adoption process from beginning to end -- The gasp factor: what you can expect to pay -- Who can adopt? -- Building a family through adoption: is it for you? -- PART II: GETTING STARTED AND MOVING FORWARD, ONE MILESTONE AT A TIME: Getting the ball rolling: finding an agency or lawyer -- Thinking about your future child -- Applications, home studies, and other really fun stuff -- Doing hard time: the wait -- A child's available! Now what? Placement and follow-up visits -- Here comes the judge: the court appearance -- PART III: BIRTHMOTHERS AND BIRTHFATHERS: God bless the birthmothers -- The birthfathers and their role in your adoption -- Keeping in touch: meetings and contact with the birthmother -- PART IV: ISSUES ADOPTIVE FAMILIES FACE: All in the family: issues you deal with at home -- Beyond tthe family: dealing with outsiders -- What can go wrong and what you can do -- In search of birthparents -- PART V: THE PART OF TENS: Ten greatest books to read to your kids -- Ten support groups for adoptive families -- Ten helpful web sites
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 358 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118069844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773579965

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