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  • 01:07

    Making a Hospital Plan in Open Adoption

    in Parents

    Adoptive parents are often asked to be present at the hospital in open adoptions. This emotional time is complex for both adoptive and birth parents to navigate and hospital staff often do not help. Host Dawn Davenport will speak with Dr. Jennifer Bliss, the National Associate Counseling Director at the Independent Adoption Center, a non-profit domestic infant adoption agency; and Rebecca Vahle, Adoption Program Coordinator and founder of the Family to Family Adoption Support Program at Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker, Co - just southeast of Denver. open adoption, domestic adoption, adopting a baby in the US, American adoption, adopting an infant, infant adoption.


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
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    More Creating a Family resources on open adoption can be found here.

  • 01:30

    Open Adoption

    in Parents

    Most domestic adoptions are “open”, but what does that mean? How does it work in real life? Is it best for adoptive families, birth families, and most important—the kids. Our guests will include Dawn Friedman ,an adoptive mom, and Jenna Hatfield, a birth mom, both in open adoptions and both blogging on the ups and downs of open adoption. We will also have Kris Faasse, Bethany's national Director of Adoption Services with more than 15 years of experience with open adoptions.

  • 01:03

    Open Adoption: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport will interview Lori Holden, author of the new book The Open-Hearted Way to open Adoption: Helping Your Child Grow Up Whole. open adoption, domestic adoption, adopting a child, adopting in the US, adopting a baby, birth mother, birthmother
     
    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:   Blog summary of the show   Highlights   More Creating a Family resources on open adoption can be found here.

  • 01:04

    Special Challenges of Kinship Adoption

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Robin Sizemore, Exec. Director of Hopscotch Adoptions, an international adoption agency with an active kinship adoption  program; Lorrin Pekarske an adoption social worker for the Catholic Charities supporting all types of adoptive families, including relative adoptions; and Tim Eirich, an adoption attorney with Grob & Eirich, LLC, specializes in adoption, child welfare cases, and assisted reproduction, and a member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. 


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


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  • 00:52

    2 Great Adoption/Infertility Books for the Holidays

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Tom Lamarr, author of Geezer Dad and Jillian Lauren, author of Everything You Ever Wanted.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


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  • 00:02

    Adoption from an Adoptive Families Perspective

    in Family

    Discussion with Mark Livings an Adoptive Father of two boys.   Mark and his wife adopted both boys from different birthmothers.    Mark provides a unique perspective having worked with multiple agencies and adopted children from different states.    

  • 00:16

    Jeff Gerth from Gift of Adoption shares lessons learned

    in Lifestyle

    Jeff Gerth from Gift of Adoption shares lessons learned. Visit www.giftofadoption.org for more information on how you can contribute.

  • 00:09

    2 Open Minds

    in Education

    We teach you what the public fool system failed to do.This is the age of deception,your thoughts are not your own.We have been directed into this false reality from T.V and the Cyber world.We must never forget who we our un seen enemy is.We are only out for the truth not matter how Good,Bad or Ugly.There will be no hate in our show,only facts.

  • 01:01

    Your Best Life w/Jann Jaffe: Adoption Conversation Summit

    in Self Help

    Today's show is an in-depth discussion on adoption with two adult adoptees.


    Jann Jaffe (Northwestern University, BA,MA) is an iPEC Certified Professional Coach, ELI-MP, and a COR.E Wellbeing Dynamics Specialist. Traumatic brain injuries cut short her successful career as an international opera/concert singer, and master class teacher, and drastically altered her life. Jann is dedicated to helping professional women achieve optimal success, realization of their potential, and passion, purpose, life balance and wellbeing in every aspect of their lives. Contact Jann at info@forwardtosuccess.com


    Brian Reinthaler, founder of Against the Grain Coaching, a provider of career and life coaching for NYC attorneys, enables lawyers to clarify what they want and develop actionable plans to do work they love on terms they choose. Brian, a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Georgetown University Law Center, spent four years as corporate law firm associate and seven years as a job search consultant for a leading Manhattan search agency before launching his coaching business in December 2013.  Contact Brian via his website atgcoach.com or email brian@atgcoach.com. You can also follow the Against the Grain Facebook page to read Brian's posts and favorite links on life, career and happiness.


    LeAnne Parsons is The Walk Your Talk Coach, CEO of Legacy Now Lived™, National Speaker, Radio Host, and Conscious Adoption Advocate. As a Certified Life and Leadership and Relationship Restoration Coach, and Energy Leadership Master Practitioner, as well as a C.ORE Wellbeing Specialist, LeAnne boldly stands shoulder to shoulder with you as you learn to courageously let go of all the obstacles that hold you back from fully embracing the life you were created to live. TheWalkYourTalkCoach.com

  • 01:01

    Super Bowl 50 Preview Show Podcast

    in Sports

    Tonight I will have my final preview of Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos. My special guest will be a good friend of mine, Mr. Dan Arndt who works for the NFL in events; he is one of the many faces behind the scenes at the Super Bowl, Pro Bowl, and NFL International contests. He will join us live from San Francisco and will talk about his preperations for the Big Game. In addition I will make my final anaylsis and prediction for Super Bowl 50. Join us live at 5:30 p.m. 

  • 02:50

    Spoken Word - Open Mic Poetry Show- presented by The SpeakEasy Cafe - Call In!

    in Poetry

    The SPEAKEASY CAFE  ~ONLINE~ Call-In, POETRY OPEN MIC POETRY RADIO


    Three full hours of Poetry! INSPIRE AND BE INSPIRED!


    Show time: 4:00 pm West coast - 7:00 pm East coast


    The call in number is 646-595-3965

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