Us in the media – Quick to judge

We have been featured on Essential Baby writing about people’s preconceived ideas and judgements of birth mothers.

“Unfortunately, as with all things adoption, it is never quite that simple. But the only part that is simple to me is the fact that another woman gave birth to my child – and that means an incredible amount to me.

I love those women to the very core. Without them I wouldn’t be holding my two beautiful children in my arms.

I’ve met quite a few couples who have also adopted their children, and when we start chatting it becomes apparent that their children all have complicated backgrounds and histories. The most amazing thing is that our kids’ stories are all so different and unique. No adoption story is ever the same”.

You can read the full article here as published on August 5th, 2016.

About Chrissie Davies

Chrissie Davies is an educator, consultant, writer, loving mama via an open adoption, and passionate advocate for understanding children with challenging behaviours. Through her consultancy Chaos to Calm, Chrissie specialises in creating understandings and strategies to meet the needs of children with challenging behaviours. She supports both families and teachers to create more awareness of the different ways to use communication and emotional engagement to make positive changes in children’s behaviour.

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