An Adoptee’s Perspective

Adoptive & Family Services of Cookeville > Blog > Adoptive Family An Adoptee’s Perspective What does it mean to be adopted? If I’ve learned anything over the past two years of my research (I just graduated with my Masters, yay!) and the past 24 years of...

An Unexpected Journey

Adoptive & Family Services of Cookeville > Blog > Adoptive Family An Unexpected Journey Adoption will take a family to unexpected places.  Fear of the unexpected can be a deterrent for many family’s who consider adoption.  Yet, every family that embarks on...

An Adoptive Mother’s Tale

Adoptive & Family Services of Cookeville > Blog > Adoptive Family An Adoptive Mother’s Tale Perhaps nothing can be more uncertain and nerve-racking for prospective adoptive parents than meeting a birth mother. Meeting her can seem overwhelming, but...