Resources

Psychology and Psychotherapy Resources in Seattle

Seattle counseling, psychotherapy resources

Hotline for those in crisis and community resource information: https://www.crisisconnections.org/

Resources For Parents and Families:

Information on Trauma:

https://www.nctsn.org/

Parenting After Trauma: Understanding Your Child’s Needs: http://www.aap.org/en-us/advocacy-and-policy/aap-health-initiatives/healthy-foster-care-america/Documents/FamilyHandout.pdf

Information on Adoption: http://www.adoptivefamilysuccess.com/service-resource-list/

University of Washington Center for Adoption Medicine: http://www.adoptmed.org

Zero to Three, a nonprofit organization: http://zerotothree.org

Association for the Treatment and Training of Attachment in Children: http://attach.org/

Adoptive Families, a magazine with useful articles: http://www.adoptivefamilies.com/

Transracial Adoption Resources:

https://www.pactadopt.org/app/servlet/HomePage

https://www.kidsinthehouse.com/adoption/types/transracial/confronting-your-own-inner-racism-when-considering-adoption

https://www.theadoptedlife.com/ This is Angela Tucker’s incredible blog. Please read and support.

Courses for Caregivers: https://www.adoptionlearningpartners.org/catalog/courses/index.cfm

Resources: Affiliated Practioners

Patty Cogen, Author of Parenting Your Internationally Adopted Child: From Your First Hours Together Through The Teen Years, and founder of original First Year Home groups: http://www.pattycogenparenting.info

Adoption Therapy Associates of West Seattle is made up of myself, Katie Stallman, MSW, LICSW ; Spring Hecht, MSW, LICSW; and Jill Dziko, MSW, LICSW. Their websites are below:

https://adoptiontherapy.org/

https://healingworkstherapy.com/

https://youradoptivefamily.com/