#96: Race and Adoption Panel


Race and adoption. Two issues with many layers of complexity. This week we're replaying a conversation we hosted in our Facebook group with Derek Hamer (transracial adoptee), Ligia Cushman (transracial adoptive parent and adoption professional), and Melissa Corkum (transracial adoptee and transracial adoptive parent). We tackled questions like, "How do we educate our kids without inducing fear," and, "What is the future for transracial adoption?"

Click here to download a copy of the transcript for this episode.

Relevant Links:

Ligia's Blog
Connect with Ligia on Instagram
Melissa's Website
Connect with Melissa on Instagram
Connect with Derek on Instagram
A Conversation about Race with Sue Badeau (includes book recommendations)