Tells the story of Melissa and her two sons, David and Emilio, following their adoption. This set of digital stories underscores the need for connections, educational supports, and post-adoption services.
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Foster care and adoption program managers, supervisors, training managers, and recruitment and licensing specialists can use the video—part of the Then and Now series—to support group learning or individual coaching.
Capacity Building Center for States (2020). Melissa's Story. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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