What Emotions Potential Adoptive Parents Will Have when Adopting a Newborn

Adopting Families Should Expect to Experience Grief and Sadness Coupled with Joy

Carolyn Foster, Yahoo! Contributor Network
Apr 2, 2009

Potential adoptive parents feel a range of emotions prior to getting “the call”. They may fear being childless lifelong to happiness at the thought of a newborn swaddled in blankets lying in the freshly bought new crib. Feelings of loss (more…)