Adoption 101

Adoption 101

$20.00

In this course Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit discusses the basics of adoption.

Description

Intended Audience:

This course is designed for adoption professionals and pre/post-adoptive families.
1- Hour Online Audio Course (Certificate of completion will be immediately awarded upon successful completion of the course including passing a 10-question quiz with a grade of 80%).

Course Overview:

In this course Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national foster care & adoption education and support nonprofit discusses the basics of adoption.

This course includes:

  • What types of adoption are available in the US?
  • How do they differ?
  • Which type of adoption is faster?
  • What are the cost to adopting in the US?
  • How much does it cost to adopt a baby in the US?
  • How much does it cost to adopt from foster care in the US?
  • How much does it cost to adopt internationally?
  • How much does it cost to use donated embryos or do an embryo adoption?
  • How fast can you get a baby through adoption?
  • What is an “open adoption”?
  • What adoption options are open to the LGBTQ community?
  • What adoption options are available to single moms or dads?
  • How to tell what they requirements are for international adoption.
  • What is an adoption homestudy for, and how do you get one?
  • What type of children are available for adoption from foster care?
  • How do you adopt from foster care?

 

 

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