Counselors & Therapists
Inclusion on this page does not constitute an endorsement of the professionals and services listed."Post-Adoption Services"
Completion of the adoption process can be just the beginning of the need for support, guidance, and other services, by Vera I. Fahlberg, MD.Tips on Selecting an Adoption Therapist
Advice from the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse on things to consider when seeking professional help.Adoption Care Services, Inc.
Adoption support and therapy for all members of the adoption triad by adult adoptee/therapist. Individual, family, group pre-adoption consultation available with extensive knowledge in parenting issues, behavior management, learning disabilities, and ADHD. Pasadena, CA location.Adoption Search & Counseling Consultants
Offers services for clinicians dealing with adoption-related issues.After Adoption
Individual, family, and group counseling; consultations, evaluations, therapy, and training, by Elaine Frank, MSW. Philadelphia, PA.C.A.S.E.
The Center for Adoption Support and Education offers counseling, consultation, and seminars for adoptive families, adult adoptees, and birth parents. Washington, DC area.Caring, Innovative Psychotherapy
Joe Soll, CSW, provides private counseling for individuals, children, adolescents, couples and families with adoption issues and other concerns. Two locations in New York.Casey Family Services
Specialized services for adoptive families with children between birth and eighteen years old, including counseling, support groups and workshops. Operates throughout New England.Center for Adoptive Families
A division of Adoptions Together, the Center is located in the Silver Springs, MD area. Its mission is to strengthen relationships created by adoption through counseling and educational programs that emphasize a wellness approach. Children's, adoptive, and birth parents' programs and counseling.Center for Family Connections
Serving individuals and families touched by adoption, foster care, kinship, guardianship, as well as other complex blended families, and the people with whom they are connected, by offering training, education, consultation, advocacy, and clinical treatment, with Dr. Joyce Maguire Pavao.Christopher J. Alexander, Ph.D.
Dr. Alexander is a licensed psychologist, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood psychological disorders and the effects of divorce, adoption, or foster placement on children and families.Family Resource Center
Pre- and post-adoption counseling for families working with the New Jersey Department of Youth and Family Services.Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin, Inc.
The Post-Adoption Services Center offers counseling on issues associated with bonding, attachment, trust, self-esteem and confidence. Services are offered on a sliding scale or ability-to-pay basis.Gerald Bowman, LCSW, ACSW
Consultation, home studies for international and domestic adoptions, and post-placement services for couples and singles residing abroad. Services available in Europe/Worldwide.Healing Weekends
Quiet weekends of nurture and healing, laughter and camaraderie, for adoptees and birth parents. From Adoption Crossroads (Joe Soll, CSW).Hudson Valley Family Attachments
Clinical, educational, support and advocacy services for adoptive, foster and kinship families, with a specialized practice in treating attachment disorders and PTSD.Marlou Russell, PhD
Dr. Russell is a licensed psychotherapist and counselor who specializes in adoption issues. Her practice is located in Santa Monica, CA. She is also a well-known speaker, and author of Adoption Wisdom: A Guide to the Issues and Feelings of Adoption
.Noah H. Kersey, Ph.D.
Carmel, Indiana: Counseling for couples who are coping with the process of adoption or issues of raising an adoptive child by psychologist raised in an orphanage. Read his story.The Adoption Counseling Home
Offering counseling in the Phoenix/Tucson area to all members of the adoption community; supports open records and open adoption. In-person and telephone counseling available.