Adoptive Parenting

The Connected Parent (2020) by Karyn Purvis, PhD & Lisa Qualls

Inner Child Journeys: How our children grow us up (2019) by Robin Grille – I love this book! Highly recommend.

The Yes Brain: How to Cultivate Courage, Curiosity, and Resilience in Your Child (2018) by D. J. Siegel, MD & T. P. Bryson, PhD

Parenting in the Eye of the Storm: The Adoptive Parent’s Guide to Parenting the Teen Years (2017) by Katie Naftzger, LICSW, psychotherapist, adoptee

The Out of Sync Child Grows Up: Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder in the Adolescent and Young Adult Years (2016) by C. Kranowitz

Sensory Processing 101 (2015) by D. Abraham, C. Heffron, P. Braley, & D. Drobnjak

Groundbreaking Interventions: Working with Traumatized Children, Teens, and Families in Foster Care and Adoption (2014) by Jeannette Yoffe, MA, MFT, adoptee

The Whole Brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind (2012) by D. J. Siegal, MD & T. P. Bryson, PhD

Parenting As Adoptees (2012) by A. Chau (author) & K. Ost-Vollmers (editor)

Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience After Neglect and Trauma (2012) by D.D. Gray

Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow (2009) by G. Keck and R. Kupecky

The Connected Child (2007) by Karyn B. Purvis, PhD, David R. Cross, PhD, & Wendy Lyons Sunshine

Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control: A Love-Based Approach to Helping Attachment-Challenged Children with Severe Behaviors (2006) by H.T. Forbes & B.B. Post

Beneath the Mask: Understanding Adopted Teens (2005) by D. Riley (author) & J. Meeks (contributor)

The Out of Sync Child (2006) by Carol Kranowitz

The Out of Sync Child Has Fun: Activities for Kids with Sensory Processing Disorder (2006, revised ed.) by Carol Kranowitz

Parenting from the Inside Out (2004) by D. Siegel and M. Hartzell

Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today’s Parent (2002) by Deborah D. Gray

Parenting the Hurt Child: Helping Adoptive Families Heal and Grow (2002) by G. Keck, PhD and R. Kupecky, L.S.W.

Twenty Things Adopted Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew (1999) by Sherrie Eldridge, adoptee

Foster Parenting Abused Children, 3rd ed. (1994) by Eliana Gil – This is a pamphlet, but it has great information. Third edition copies are hard to find, unfortunately.