Post Adoption Counseling and Support

FamilyWorks Together provides family therapy and post adoption counseling for a variety of adoption related topics. While our staff specializes in matters pertaining to post adoption counseling, we are also available to assist your family with other parenting concerns. Some of our post-adoption counseling specialties include:
  • Adoption, foster care, and kinship care
  • Parenting or marital issues
  • Sibling challenges
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Maladaptive behavior
  • Attachment barriers and difficulties
  • Older child adjustment
  • Adolescence challenges
  • Infertility and related care
  • Birthparent issues
  • Search and reunion

Parent Coaching and Post-Adoption Counseling

Another post adoption counseling option available through FamilyWorks Together is access to parent coaching, where staff can provide you with a wealth of information, guidance, support, and advice in person or over the phone. Coaching can help parents cope with common stressors that can arise, including:
  • Learning how to set effective limits with your child
  • Discovering how to practice teamwork with your partner
  • Learning how to best manage parenting as a single parent
  • Understanding your child’s behavior (and the message he or she is sending)
  • Effectively managing stress
Download the Parent Coaching Factsheet
Roberta Rinker
Roberta Rinker, LICSW, LCSW-C
Director of Clinical Services