As a first-time adoptive parent in South Carolina, you may have everything you need in terms of personal preparation. You have read all the books, talked to experts and prepared your home for its newest member. On the adopted child's end, however, things could look very different.
Adoption into a new family can change a child's life for the better. The transition, however, can be traumatic. There are steps you and your family can take to make the experience easier for an adopted child.