You will go through periods of sadness and doubt during your adoption. We’ll be there for you every step of the way with counseling and support.
quotes from birth mothers
They were very supportive of all my decisions. They worked with all my requests towards my open adoption. ... They always made sure that my wishes were complied by. I would recommend them to anybody because they were really good.
How have you moved forward since the adoption?
So far I've graduated high school. I'm in college now for criminal justice to be a crime scene investigator. I go to BRCC right now and in December I transfer to Southeastern to do my bachelor's. It's been really good.
Anything I needed, whether it was I had a headache at ten o'clock at night and didn't have Tylenol, they would bring it to me. They held my hand through everything and provided whatever I needed. St. Elizabeth has been extraordinary.
Did you experience grief after the adoption?
I did grieve for a while, just because I was so used to having him with me -- and a part of you is no longer there. But knowing how well taken care of he is, how great his family is, how open they are with me -- it put everything at ease.