8 Ways You Don’t Realize You’re Shaming Adoptive Moms

“I don’t think most people wake up in the morning with the intention of shaming adoptive moms,” writes Emily Westbrooks, herself an adoptive mom. “In fact, I would go so far as to say adoptive moms aren’t a typical target for shaming or judgment. But because adoption is comparatively less common than most other ways of starting a family, there are things that many people don’t know how to say politely or ask respectfully.”

This article is a must-read for everyone wondering how to approach an adoptive mom about adoption with sensitivity and compassion.

Read it here.

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Rachel Skousen

Rachel has a long-held passion for adoption that was sealed through her work as the content manager at Adoption.com. She currently works as a content specialist at Adopting.org, finding and sharing amazing adoption content from across the web. She is a mom of three and loves reading and napping in her spare time.

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