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