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We’ve compiled these resources pertaining to post adoption depression (PAD), adoptive parenting, parenting traumatized children, foster parenting, and more.
Remember, these resources are here to help, but they are not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.
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Post-Adoption Depression Syndrome Support
PADS is a Facebook support group for adoptive parents who have experienced or are experiencing post-adoption depression.
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