Expert Interview Series: Betsy Hochberg with Adoption Resources About Adoption Process Myths

Posted on: November 29th 2015

There are plenty of myths and misconceptions surrounding the adoption process – for both the birth parents and the adoptive parents. To help separate the rumors from the realities, we checked in with Betsy Hochberg, a licensed social worker and director of adoption resources at JF&CS Boston. Here, she offers her insight on how to … Continue reading Expert Interview Series: Betsy Hochberg with Adoption Resources About Adoption Process Myths

Should adoptees have access to information about their birth parents?

Posted on: March 15th 2013

The debate continues as to whether adoptees should have access to information about their birth parents.  Some states are considering legislation which would allow adoptees access to their adoption records.  Adoption records are confidential and information cannot be released without a court order.  In this story (link below), Kathleen put her baby up for adoption … Continue reading Should adoptees have access to information about their birth parents?