International Adoption, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics

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As the numbers of internationally adopted children increase in the US, so does the likelihood that these children will be seen in health care settings, schools, and the community. This volume will provide an overview of international adoption and will provide information about preparation of families for international adoption; initial assessment of internationally adopted children, including screening for infectious diseases, updating immunizations, and assessing developmental status; special medical and ...

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Overview

As the numbers of internationally adopted children increase in the US, so does the likelihood that these children will be seen in health care settings, schools, and the community. This volume will provide an overview of international adoption and will provide information about preparation of families for international adoption; initial assessment of internationally adopted children, including screening for infectious diseases, updating immunizations, and assessing developmental status; special medical and development issues; working with school systems and assessing traditional and alternative therapies; and a discussion of long-term challenges and outcomes for internationally adopted children. This volume will be of value to health professionals, teachers, therapists, and those who are involved in any way with internationally adopted children and young adults and their families.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781416027515
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 10/20/2005
  • Series: Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

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1. Literature Review/Assessment Discussing Long-Term Outcomes after International Adoption (Weitzman)
2. Immediate Developmental and Behavioral Concerns after International Adoption (Miller)
3. Strategies for Addressing Long-Term Issues after Institutionalization (Nalven)
4. Annotated Bibliography: International Adoption (Seligsohn)
5. Young Adult Issues from a Medical and Personal Perspective (Eckerle Kang)
6. Long-Term Growth and Puberty Concerns (Dole)
7. Working with the School System (Mason)
8. Evaluating Therapies, Including Alternative Therapies (Costello)
9. Healthcare in the First Year (Springer)
10. Guide to Media on Adoption Experiences from the Adoptees Point of View (Deborah Johnson)
11. Young Adult Issues and Transition to Adulthood (Cox)
12. Prenatal Substance Exposure: Alcohol and other Substances (Bledsoe)

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