We made these links handy so you can continue to connect with others and to learn more. Enjoy!
Adoption Policy Resource Center – A resource guide for those who have adopted and are facing trouble receiving help financially, emotionally, or otherwise.
Advanced Parenting for Challenging Children – Nancy Thomas trained support team across the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
Alaska Attachment and Bonding Associates – Help and information for those around the US, but especially helpful for those in Alaska.
Attachment & Trauma Network (RadZebra) – Support and information for families and professionals.
Attachment Disorder Maryland – Resources for Maryland and articles for everyone.
Center For Family Development – Lots of articles that parents may find of interest and also the results of a follow-up study demonstrating the effectiveness of attachment therapy by Arthur Becker-Weidman, Ph.D.
Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation – for information to help children with Bi polar disorder.
Chosen to be Loved – This site has information on an important memory building book, My Life Book, that allows special moments to be captured on paper so that they can be kept forever. For foster children who move from home to home this type of book is vital.
Dianne Craft’s Website – For more information on a powerful nutritional program that improves attention reduces aggression problems.
EMDR Information and Links (Child Trauma Academy) – EMDR has been very effective in helping kids with the trauma part of RAD when held in the mother’s arms as the child is having “big feelings” and the therapist does the tapping style of the EMDR at the child’s temporal lobe area. Check this site for more information on EMDR.
Finding Your Child Internet Adoption Radio Show – Author of “The Complete Book of International Adoption: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Your Child” (Random House) Dawn Davenport hosts a weekly internet radio show/podcast, “Creating a Family: Talk about Adoption and Infertility”
KansasAdoptionAdvisorvCouncil@gmail.com this is our email, if any parents
have any questions, concerns, or just need some help. Some great folks with great hearts ready to help!
Kuddlekids Corner – A personal page on an attachment based family covering adoption, foster children, and special needs children. Information on parenting techniques, cuddle time (Why, When , and How and it’s importance, foster parenting, adoption, family unity, etc.) Don’t miss it!
RADKid.org – This site seeks to serve as a resource and source of mutual support for parents or others who are parenting children with Reactive Attachment Disorder. this site is intended to support, not replace, the relationship that should exist between a site visitor and his or her child’s physician or therapist.
BalanceYourChildsBrain.com – Neurogistics Children’s Brain Wellness Program is an all natural approach to brain chemistry balancing. We are dedicated to assisting children and their families by providing neurotransmitter testing and amino acid therapy.
We are a one part of the puzzle in helping children and work with a variety of diagnoses: RAD, PTSD, ADD/ADHD, OCD, ODD, mood issues, and anxiety.
Ontario Canada RAD Families – Links, Resources and Support in the Onterio Canada area for families dealing with RAD.