4 Tips For Protecting And Maintaining Your Open Adoption
In the past few decades, adoption has changed radically. A 2008 survey found that 55% of adoptions were considered open adoptions and 40% were mediated or semi-open. That means that only 5% of adoptions were considered closed adoptions. But the definition of an open adoption or mediated adoption can vary from person to person and agency to agency. Unfortunately, there are times when the mother placing her baby for adoption and the family adopting the child have different expectations.