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9 edition of Risk and Promise found in the catalog.

Risk and Promise

a handbook for parents adopting a child from overseas

by Ira J. Chasnoff

  • 53 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by NTI Upstream .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parenting & Families / Parenting,
  • Adoption,
  • Psychopathology - General,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Family/Marriage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11776636M
    ISBN 10097077625X
    ISBN 109780970776259

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Risk and Promise is designed to help prospective international adoption parents better understand the risk factors as well as the protective factors a child from overseas is presenting, support the parents through the decision-making process, and guide them during the period of transition in their lives as their new child moves into their family/5.

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