Adoption is a lifelong journey.

Adoption-related challenges confront us at different times during our lives. We are here to help guide you during these times. Call us today to set up your free consultation to see how we may fit your needs.

Adoption Is a Lifelong Journey

BPAR's very own book, on sale now!

Individual Therapy

We create a comfortable and safe space for one-on-one therapy.

Family Therapy

We bring families together to work on the challenges they face to facilitate change, growth, and understanding for all members.

Peer Groups

We have groups of all ages. They offer support and unity in an accepting environment.


Check out our blog for adoption-related book and movie reviews, answers to commonly asked questions, and tips for dealing with some of adoption's toughest issues.

  • Welcome to the Neighborhood

    Meet Mr. Roger!
    You may notice a member of our BPAR team lounging around the office, sometimes in his signature cable knit sweater. He is gentle, kind and a good listener, all the qualities needed for a good therapist. We would […]

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  • Motherly Self-Love

    “The Most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself” –Steve Maraboli
    Over the last few weeks I have spoken to many women about their feelings surrounding Mother’s Day. Most of the women I spoke with voiced how […]

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  • Mislabeled

    I was born into the foster care system in NJ in 1968 and later adopted by my foster family  when I was three years old.  At the time of my adoption, my original birth certificate was sealed by the court and […]

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  • The Value of Children’s Group Therapy

    Why is group therapy good for kids?

    Children gain a feeling of acceptance from their peers that they may not normally receive. This can be a comfort and a sigh of relief for kids — and for parents!!
    Kids can learn about how they can […]

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  • How to Write a Book – a Look Behind the Scenes

    How do three people collaborate on a book?  We thought it would be fun to do an author Q&A so you can see how much we enjoyed working together on  Adoption Is a Lifelong Journey — and how we think alike!  Enjoy!

    1. Why did […]

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BPAR is grateful for feedback!

Here's what our clients say:

"BPAR specializes in adoption issues, and their therapists truly understand how to help me connect with my daughter.”

Ericka, adoptive parent

“I think it’s about the really thoughtful approach that you take. Steadfast, honest, clear-sighted, intentional, thoughtful advice helps my own development.”

Dan, foster parent

“I need help understanding that part of me so I can get over that hump in life. You guys opened a path for me. So now I’m just walking down it.”

An adult transracial adoptee