Boston Post Adoption Resources provides therapy and resources for adoptive families, foster families, adult adoptees, and birth parents to help them lead healthy, productive lives. BPAR also shares adoption resources with professionals.
Community. Support. Connection. Adoption By Katie Stickles-Wynen, MSW, Guest Blogger Being adopted can often times feel very lonely. As I sit with fellow adult adoptees of color every month, I hear similar stories and feelings about how lonely it can feel to grow up in a family formed by adoption, especially a transracial family. I […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Adult Adoptee Groups – Community, Support, Connection
Why is group therapy good for kids? In a support group setting, 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 help their peers by sharing. This can help […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on The Value of Children’s Group Therapy
Over the course of the last few years, yoga has become a very hot topic in western culture. People from all different athletic backgrounds try out yoga for the physical benefits of the practice, often looking to be challenged physically and mentally as a way to get into their bodies and into the present. However, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Yoga as Therapy: Simple Steps to Find Balance
BPAR is committed to providing our readers and clients with the best adoption and mental health resources available. In an effort to continue our mission we have added a new monthly guest blog post. As the founding partners of Adoption Associates, Deb, Sandy and Toby would like to take a moment during National Adoption Month to […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
1. Groups allow us to realize that we are not alone. We often think that we are by ourselves with our problems. When we come together in a group, we find that many of us share the same difficulties and challenges. This can be a comfort and a sigh of relief for many of us. […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on 5 Benefits of Group Therapy