Separation of Children from Parents at our Nation’s Borders

Posted by Gladney Center for Adoption on 6/29/18 12:24 PM

The Gladney Center for Adoption is very saddened and troubled by the separation of children from parents at our nation’s borders.  Research demonstrates children who are suddenly and without cause separated from their parents experience significant trauma with long-lasting negative impact on growth, emotional and mental health. To learn more about this issue please click here to read the American Association  of Pediatrics’ statement. Gladney is a child centered organization and we advocate for children around the world.

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Topics: Advocacy, Foster Adoption

Call To Action: Every Child Deserves A Loving, Caring Family

Posted by Heidi Bruegel Cox on 6/28/18 2:02 PM

Every child deserves a loving, caring family. Every child, everywhere.

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Topics: Advocacy

Adoption Story Told by Tessa

Posted by Tessa on 6/5/18 2:30 PM

My name is Tessa, and I’m a Gladney Sibling. If I had to describe myself in three words, I would choose determined, creative, and independent.

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Topics: Adoption, Adoption Stories

What We're Reading in Gladney University

Posted by Gladney Center for Adoption on 6/4/18 5:30 AM

Last month, Gladney University hosted "Emotional Development in a Child's First Five Years" with Dr. Margaret Dempsey and Dr. Margaret Harrington of the Child Study Center.

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Topics: Suggested Reading, Gladney University

Gladney, Southwest Airlines, and Adoption Stories

Posted by Gladney Center for Adoption on 5/30/18 1:08 PM

Southwest Airlines created a cute commercial showing an adoptive couple running around the story buying baby paraphernalia. Their campaign was "Behind Every Seat is a Story." Check out the video below:

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Topics: Adoption Stories

Gladney Newsletter: China & Taiwan - 5/2018

Posted by Gladney Center for Adoption on 5/29/18 9:18 AM

Read the latest information about Gladney's China and Taiwan's adoption program in May's Gladney Newsletter.

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Topics: China Adoption, Taiwan Adoption, China & Taiwan Newsletter

Addressing The Orphan & Foster Care Crisis

Posted by Bill Porter, LPC-S in Texas on 5/28/18 2:00 AM

CAFO Summit

Last week I had the wonderful opportunity of attending the Christian Alliance for Children (CAFO) Summit in Frisco, Texas.  While I was there, it was great to see the Christian churches’ response to the problem of child welfare around the world. 

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Topics: New Beginnings, Foster Care System, Intercountry Adoption

Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support

Posted by Heidi Bruegel Cox on 5/25/18 5:30 AM

Gladney Participates in the Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support

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Topics: Adoption

Donate, Volunteer, Foster, Adopt | National Foster Care Month

Posted by Gladney Center for Adoption on 5/22/18 2:19 PM

This May is National Foster Care Month, in celebration we are sharing some strategies you can use to show support for foster children and families in the Fort Worth Area.

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Topics: Adoption, Support, Foster Care System

Birth Mother's Day

Posted by Amy Shore, LPC on 5/20/18 1:30 PM

A mother's love begins when her child is in utero.  

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Topics: Birth Mother's Day