By whatever manner families arrived at closed adoptions, many are showing an interest in establishing contact among all three parties - birth parent(s), adoptee, and adoptive parent(s).... opening the adoption, even in international adoptions.
Several adoption counselors around the country work successfully to help families open a closed adoption, and others have taken the initiative themselves, believing it to be in the best interest of their children... and themselves.
Opening a Closed Adoption Resources and information for those interested in opening lines of communication between minor adoptees and their biological families.
We Opened Our Adoption When you believe it’s in your child’s best interest, it can be done. Two moms talk frankly about their experience.