If Kids Need Families, Why Do We Reject Parents?

September 15, 2011 To read this column on The Huffington Post, go to: http://tinyurl.com/pertmanhuff Politicians love to say it. Child-welfare professionals work mightily to practice it. American laws and practices promote its essential truth: every boy…

Adam Pertman In The Media

October 30, 2011 – Pertman is quoted in a USA Today article that discusses a current storyline on the hit-show Glee and argues that it does not accurately depict the truths of adoption. To read the…

150 Half-Siblings? Let’s Learn Some Old Lessons

September 6, 2011 Today’s New York Times story on the multiple children of sperm donors (http://tinyurl.com/NYTdonors) is fascinating, important, informative – and missing a key component; that is, what can and should we be doing about…

‘Adoption Nation’ Press Release from PR by the Book

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                    CONTACT: Babs Chandrasoma (512) 501-4399 x706         The Changing American Family in the 21st Century: A Provocative, Insightful Look at Race, Gay Parents, Embryos & More   Foremost Adoption Expert Discusses…