BREAKOUT SESSION ONE
Breakout Session topics are listed below. Pre-registration will help determine when each session will be held on conference day, but your choice is not binding. Indicate your top 3 preferences in your conference registration. Read the presentations descriptions HERE. Read Presenters bio's HERE.
Campus Center Auditorium (Level 1):
Talking to Young Adults About Being Adopted | by Joyce Maguire Pavao
Room 162 (Level 1):
Adoption Disclosure: The Impact of Late Discovery of Adoption on Adult Adoptees | by Amanda Baden, Elliotte Harrington, Doug Shadel, Ron Morgan, Lauren Spinella & Nicole Christian.
Room 165 (Level 1):
Are You Still My Family?: Policy and Practice Around Post-Adoption Sibling Visitation | by Dawn Post & Sarah McCarthy
Room 908 (Level 9):
Emerging Adulthood in Open Adoption | by Deborah Siegel
Predictors of Adoptive Family Relationships During Emerging Adulthood | By Amy Walkner
Room 917 (Level 9):
African American Adopted Children Launching Into Adulthood: Experiences in a Rural Faith-Based Community Setting | by Ruth McRoy & Kathleen Belanger