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Creating Attachement with Your Adopted Child in the 1st Year

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Creating a Family

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What should adoptive parents do in the first year home to encourage attachment?  Join our guest Dr. Joyce Maguire Pavao, founder and CEO of Center For Family Connections in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Dr. Pavao is a Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy and is a Clinical Member of the American Orthopsychiatric Association. She is a Lecturer in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.  She says her most valuable credential is that she has experienced life as an adopted person and that she has great love and respect for both her birth and adoptive families. Creating attachment, bonding, adoption, adopting, adoptive parenting, nurturing, attachment parenting