Three messages of encouragement

We started 5 years ago and, looking back, we have nothing to regret: over 1,000 people trained in trauma-informed caregiving, hundreds of adoptive and foster parents counselled and part of our support groups, dozens of children who are no longer in institutions but in families due to our direct support. While evaluating the effectiveness of the…

Preparing the biological child for a new adopted family member

Teddy and Gabi are adoptive parents that have been part of our support groups while in Romania and online after they moved to Germany. They continue to share their adoption story and present the perspective of preparing the biological child for adopting a new family member in the episode below:

An adoption story for the International Family Day

Today is the International Family Day and a proper time to listen to this half-hour interview about an adoption experience shared for Speranta TV in Romania, just after the family had completed the process and they were preparing to go back home in Germany. The interview is in Romanian, but you have English subtitles (make…

How we did Online Support Groups during the COVID-19 pandemic

A few years ago, at Tzuby’s Kids, we started developing good practices regarding support groups and group therapeutic interventions for adopted or foster children. Every year, almost 50 children benefit from therapeutic intervention programs and their parents attended our support groups. When the isolation period began, we asked ourselves, “How can we be close to…