Below is a list of Adoption Resources for the KC Metro Area - please feel free to give us suggestions.
Doctors familiar with internationally adopted kids and who may review files:
Children's Mercy International Adoption Clinic Kansas City, MO
Social Workers: Home Study and Adoptive Family Support:
Christian Family Services of the Midwest Inc. Overland Park, KS - Hague and Non-Hague home studies and adoption issues/support 913-383-3337 www.cfskc.org
Nikki DeSimone, LCSW-Missouri Hague and Non-Hague home studies and adoption support email@example.com
Children's Mercy Hospitals: Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Developmental and Behavior Pediatrics Kansas City, MO
Children's Therapy Group Overland Park, KS Sensory Integration Therapy
Clinical Counseling Associates: Family Counseling & Psychotherapy (Laura Probasco Play Therapy)
Lifeline Counseling Center: Christian Family Counseling (Denise Weller, Play Therapy) Olathe, KS
Lynn B. Barnett LMSW (in your home) Specializing in attachment and bonding between parents and
Local Adoption and Foster Care Support Groups:
KC Attach (supports parents of children with emotional or attachment problems): Missouri - meets on 1st Wed. of month at 7pm at 4901 Main St. Suite 308 - Contact Sally Popper www.radzebra.org/ or firstname.lastname@example.org
Midwest Foster Care and Adoption Association: Missouri - meets 1st Tuesday of the month at 7pm at Sheffeld Family Life contact - Tammy Spears - email@example.com
Online Adoption Support Groups:
Chinese Heritage Tours:
Rachael Coulson: Prairie Village, KS firstname.lastname@example.org 405-626-7216
En Liang Ching: email@example.com 913-706-4593. Teaching chinese to children 1 and above.
The above information is provided as a service and is not necessarily an endorsement of any of the persons, services, or persons associated with those listed.