Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Explores the developmental, cultural and health related impacts of adoption along with effects of early adversity. The goal of this paper is to utilize existing research on adoption to argue the necessity for a child life specialist in the life of an adopted child and their family.
Werner, R. N. (2015). Supporting the threads of the family tapestry : the role of child life in adoption. New York : Bank Street College of Education. https://educate.bankstreet.edu/independent-studies/23