Infant Adoption Guide Podcast

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Sinopsis

An adoptive dad (2 times) helping you learn how to adopt a baby in the US.

Episodios

  • 4 Things You Should Prepare For Before You Adopt with Paige Knipfer: Podcast Episode 81

    4 Things You Should Prepare For Before You Adopt with Paige Knipfer: Podcast Episode 81

    09/01/2021 Duración: 53min

    As with any major life change, it is important to do your best to prepare for what is to come. With adoption, it can be hard to know what to prepare for and how to best prepare for the unknown. My North Star is always my children. Whenever you are making a decision on your […]

  • Adoption and The Extraordinary UnOrdinary You with Simone Knego: Podcast Episode 80

    Adoption and The Extraordinary UnOrdinary You with Simone Knego: Podcast Episode 80

    18/12/2020 Duración: 55min

    Adoption can feel like an overwhelming roller coaster ride, making it difficult to find the joy and happiness as you travel on the adventure to adopt a little one. Simone Knego is no stranger to adoption and all the challenges that come along with it. In her brand new book “The Extraordinary UnOrdinary You”, she […]

  • Adopting During The Covid Pandemic with Nicole Moore: Podcast Episode 79

    Adopting During The Covid Pandemic with Nicole Moore: Podcast Episode 79

    01/12/2020 Duración: 51min

    Even though it feels like a lot in the world has been put on hold in the last few months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the truth is babies are still being born. Adoptions are still happening by the thousands. Yes, the pandemic can at times increase the emotional roller coaster that is the infant […]

  • Open Adoption and the Long View with Lori Holden: Podcast Episode 78

    Open Adoption and the Long View with Lori Holden: Podcast Episode 78

    03/11/2020 Duración: 42min

    For most of us hopeful adoptive parents, at least in the beginning stages of our journey we can get hung up on the term ‘open adoption’. It can freak us out. It can hold us back. Open adoption is relatively new to infant adoption in the U.S. as it has only been around for the […]

  • Getting Your Adoption Started with The Adoption Roadmap Academy with Rebecca Gruenspan: Podcast Episode 77

    Getting Your Adoption Started with The Adoption Roadmap Academy with Rebecca Gruenspan: Podcast Episode 77

    09/10/2020 Duración: 26min

    Where are you in the journey to adopt? Have you felt nervous, scared or overwhelmed? You are certainly not alone. I’ve been in your shoes. It can feel so overwhelming when you are just starting the infant adoption journey. It is hard to know how to start, what to do first or where to find […]

  • Adoption As An Option For Women Facing Unplanned Pregnancy with UnplannedGood.org: Podcast Episode 76

    Adoption As An Option For Women Facing Unplanned Pregnancy with UnplannedGood.org: Podcast Episode 76

    01/08/2020 Duración: 38min

    Every year, around 1.6 million babies are born to teens in the U.S. and almost all of these teens do not even know that adoption is an option for them. Of these 1.6 million babies, only 18,000 are placed for adoption every year. UnplannedGood.org was founded by Terri Marcroft to promote adoption as a viable, […]

  • Part 2: The Extraordinary Story Of Adopting 4 Kids With April and Noah Fallon: Podcast Episode 75

    Part 2: The Extraordinary Story Of Adopting 4 Kids With April and Noah Fallon: Podcast Episode 75

    14/07/2020 Duración: 39min

    As you heard in Part 2 of this extraordinary adoption story, we can learn from others and get inspired as we find hope for our own adoption adventure. April and Noah Fallon are back as they continue to share their story of adopting 4 times after going through the process 7 times. It really is […]

  • The Extraordinary Story Of Adopting 4 Kids With April and Noah Fallon [Part 1]: Podcast Episode 74

    The Extraordinary Story Of Adopting 4 Kids With April and Noah Fallon [Part 1]: Podcast Episode 74

    06/07/2020 Duración: 39min

    Adoption stories are a very powerful way for us to learn from others. We can get inspired, find hope and connection for our own adoption adventure. Every adoption is a bit different and so there are thousands of unique adoption stories. This one is extraordinary and unforgettable. April and Noah Fallon were on the same […]

  • How To Help Your Child Process Their Adoption Story With Melissa Corkum: Podcast Episode 73

    How To Help Your Child Process Their Adoption Story With Melissa Corkum: Podcast Episode 73

    17/06/2020 Duración: 42min

    Have you ever thought how your child (or your future child) will process their adoption story? It is something that all adoptive parents (or hopeful adoptive parents) should think about. As an adoptee and a mom of 6 through birth and adoption, Melissa Corkum shares her adoption story along with advice and resources to help […]

  • Adoption Showers and Being The Oldest Mom With The Youngest Kids With Jill Robbins: Podcast Episode 72

    Adoption Showers and Being The Oldest Mom With The Youngest Kids With Jill Robbins: Podcast Episode 72

    30/05/2020 Duración: 47min

    Have you ever thought – I am too old to adopt? If you have, you are not alone. As a blogger and mom of 3 kids through birth and adoption, Jill Robbins talks about her adoption story, why adoption baby showers are important and what it’s like to be the oldest mom with the youngest […]

  • Thoughts From a Teenage Adoptee With My Daughter Arianna: Podcast Episode 71

    Thoughts From a Teenage Adoptee With My Daughter Arianna: Podcast Episode 71

    27/05/2020 Duración: 29min

    Oh wow – this is a special episode – something we’ve never done before on the Infant Adoption Guide Podcast. My amazing and beautiful guest on the show is my oldest daughter Arianna. I’ve thought about doing this episode for some time now as I get a lot of you asking to hear from adoptees […]

  • Post Adoption Support  The Pineapple Mindset with Chloe Edwards: Podcast Episode 70

    Post Adoption Support & The Pineapple Mindset with Chloe Edwards: Podcast Episode 70

    10/03/2020 Duración: 43min

    Post adoption support. Can you define it? Do you know why it is so important for you and your family? Do you know where to get support for your adopted child as they grow? Adoption doesn’t end when a baby is placed with you. Adoptees need to know they are adopted and they need positive […]

  • IAG 069: Fund Your Adoption  Serve a Widow with JT Olson of BothHands.org

    IAG 069: Fund Your Adoption & Serve a Widow with JT Olson of BothHands.org

    24/02/2020 Duración: 44min

    Can you imagine a world where finances are no longer an obstacle for anyone wanting to adopt in the U.S.? This is the mission of BothHands.org, a non-profit organization that helps fund your adoption AND helps serve a widow. This could be the most irresistible non-profit organization in the world, right? “Almost ten years ago, […]

  • IAG 068: Transracial Adoption with Dr. Kay Ramsey

    IAG 068: Transracial Adoption with Dr. Kay Ramsey

    10/02/2020 Duración: 49min

    For many who are considering adopting an infant, the question about transracial adoption will frequently come up: Will you adopt a child of a different race than yours? Lots of folks say that race doesn’t matter, meaning they could love a child unconditionally, even if they don’t look exactly like them. The reality is that […]

  • IAG 067: The Story of an adoptee and mom through adoption – Denise Massar, author of MATCHED: A Memoir

    IAG 067: The Story of an adoptee and mom through adoption – Denise Massar, author of MATCHED: A Memoir

    10/01/2020 Duración: 46min

    “We got the call on New Year’s Day, 2014: a birth mom had chosen us and we’d been matched. But after my son was home in my arms, my birth mom search wasn’t over. I decided it was time to find the woman who had given birth to me.” Denise Massar – Author of MATCHED: […]

  • IAG 066: An Amazing Open Adoption Story with Birthmom (Tara)  Adoptive Mom (Nicole)

    IAG 066: An Amazing Open Adoption Story with Birthmom (Tara) & Adoptive Mom (Nicole)

    04/11/2019 Duración: 54min

    One often scary, overwhelming and misunderstood part of infant adoption is called open adoption. This is where birthmoms and adoptive families have some type of ongoing communication and relationship. Listening to an open adoption story can help us all learn how others have successfully started and grown their relationship. On this episode of the Infant […]

  • IAG 065: How To Adopt Faster With The Profile Listing Service Adoptimist.com

    IAG 065: How To Adopt Faster With The Profile Listing Service Adoptimist.com

    10/08/2019 Duración: 46min

    What is one of the most important parts of your infant adoption journey?  Showing your profile – so you can make that important connection with an expectant mom, who is looking for someone LIKE YOU to be parents to her baby.  Today’s show is all about listing your adoption profile online – and we are […]

  • IAG 064: 5 Ways A Husband Can Support His Wife On The Adoption Journey

    IAG 064: 5 Ways A Husband Can Support His Wife On The Adoption Journey

    14/07/2019 Duración: 21min

    After 3 infant adoptions and working with so many others, here are 5 ways I've found that husbands can better support their wife on the adoption journey.

  • IAG 063: Open Adoption Through an Adoptee’s Perspective

    IAG 063: Open Adoption Through an Adoptee’s Perspective

    01/03/2019 Duración: 42min

    Open adoption can be a hard concept to understand, especially if you are just starting out and learning about infant adoption. Hearing stories from others who are living in open adoption relationships can be a HUGE help. On this episode, we welcome our special guest Angela Huggins. She is an adoptee and an adoption professional. […]

  • IAG 062: 10 Things We’ve Learned Through 3 Infant Adoptions with Tisha Elder

    IAG 062: 10 Things We’ve Learned Through 3 Infant Adoptions with Tisha Elder

    12/02/2019 Duración: 50min

    Trying to adopt a baby can be extremely overwhelming and frustrating – especially when you first start the process. My wife and I have adopted three newborns over the past 10+ years. This is a very special episode of the IAG podcast. In fact, in over 60 episodes, there hasn’t been one as special as […]

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