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Friday, March 20, 2015

When adoption is not a “forever family”

When adoption is not a “forever family”

In 2010, the Chicago Tribune told the story of an adoption that speaks to the fears of many parents who are contemplating adoption. In the article Adoption Interrupted, a story is told of a loving family, the Gertzes, who seem to have all the right resources, and adopt a baby girl and how everything goes terribly wrong. The Gertzes adopted daughter Ellie frequently had uncontrollable temper tantrums from the slightest frustrations such as not having the right color of bowl to simply being told no.

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