Couples Therapy is proven to be a massive help for adoptive parents.
Tavistock Relationships has been a long time advocate of recognising the importance of supporting parents who adopt for the benefit of themselves and the children in their new family. We have worked on a number of projects with government, most recently on a project financed by the Adoption Support Fund, offering clincial services helping parents after the process of adopting with their relationship.
CoramBaaf was a partner in this work, In this briefing of theirs - The Spotlight - written by our project leader, Dr Damian McCann, on Rrcognising the importance of the couple relationship through the adoption process, we document the key findings of our work.
You can read it here: