Shannon Philpott

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching

The 411 on Adoption

Screen shot 2013-05-20 at 3.32.59 PMPublished May 2013: Mom.Me

The 411 on Adoption: Who, What, When, Where and How
Determining the best option for your growing family

Article Excerpt:

When Denise Buzy-Pucheu and her husband, Cary Correia, contemplated adopting a child, they were adamant about researching the options and ultimately decided upon an international adoption. Ten years later, the Connecticut-based couple has expanded the family to five with 10-year-olds Ethan and Isabella, adopted from Kazakhstan, and 8-year-old Aeryn Elisabeth, adopted from China.

“I would say, first and foremost to the newcomer to adoption, to get all the information you can read,” Buzy-Pucheu says.

If you are considering adoption, it’s important to know what it entails. You should know how to find an agency, what national and international options there are and detailed information about the child you hope to welcome into your family.

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– Shannon Philpott

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May 20, 2013 - Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | ,

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