Adoptee Resources

The Primal Wound – By Nancy Newton Verrier. Can be purchased used on Amazon

Journey of the Adopted Self – By Betty Jean Lifton. Can be purchased on Amazon.

Paul Sunderland– Lecture on Addiction & Adoption. Can be found on YouTube.

Katie Baird – www.katiethekad.com

Jessenia Arias- Parmer – I Am Adopted – www.iamadopted.net

Intercountry Adoptee Voices – ICAV http://www.intercountryadopteevoices.com

Truth is Louder – Moses Farrow – www.truthislouder.org

Adoptees for Justice – http://www.adopteesforjustice.org

Adoptees On Podcast- Found online, can listen on iTunes, Spotify, & many other portals. Visit adopteeson.com for more details.

Find a up to date list of Adoptee Therapists. growbeyondwords.com/adoptee-therapist-directory/

Adoptee Books– Visit adopteereading.com where you will find a comprehensive list of adoptee books recommended by adult adoptees.

Pamela Karanova’s blog where she documents her journey over years of her life uncovering the truth of who she is and where she came from. www.pamelakaranova.com

Dear Adoption, is a community where adoptees share stories. dearadoption.com

Who Am I Really? Damon Davis interviews adoptees, giving them space to share their stories. www.whoamireallypodcast.com

Start writing, journaling, and documenting your adoptee journey. WordPress is our recommended platform that is free to use. Healing through writing is a wonderful healing outlet and we highly recommend it.

Anne Heffron’s Blog – anneheffron.com

Janet Nordine’s Blog – experiencecourage.com

Adult Adoptee Support Forum – adultadopteesupport.org

Adoptees Connect, Inc. – www.adopteesconnect.com

Crisis Hotline Numbers

National Suicide Prevention LifelineCall: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

The Trevor Project – LGBTQ Community. Call: 1-866-488-7386

National Domestic Violence Hotline Call: 1-800-799-7233

National Sexual Assault Hotline Call: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

Suicide Hotline: Call: 1-800-784-2433

National Hopeline Network Call: 1-800-442-4673

General Crisis Support by Text

Crisis Text Line: Text Support to 741-741 (24/7) Trained counselors can discuss anything that’s on your mind. Free 24/7, confidential. crisistextline.org

Not a crisis but need someone to talk to: warmline.org

Warm Line:1-877-840-5167 Mon-Fri 10AM-9PM & Sat 5PM-9PM