Tag Archives: holiday season

Holiday Support Group with Loretta Tayar

Chester Jackson and Loretta Tayar conduct a radio support group that focuses on the holiday season. Loretta shares a variety of her experiences being an adoptive mom to four older teen daughters and one grandaughter and speaks about the past … Continue reading

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Holiday Cheers and Sometimes Jeers when Parenting Traumatized Youth

Why are holidays sometimes rough for traumatize children? Two parents, Denise Royal and Chester Jackson, explore the importance of setting Holiday traditions while respecting the traditions of our childrens’ past. This program also raises awareness that holiday times in and … Continue reading

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Support Group with Denise and Chester

Listen to this excellent monthly discussion on the issues related to raising teenagers who were adopted at older ages. This was a great discussion about how important it is for teens and young adults to have a family to be … Continue reading

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Importance of Holiday Traditions

Enjoy this great discussion during this month’s support group with Denise Royal, Mary Chancie, and Chester Jackson about the importance of holiday traditions in newly greated adoptive families where teens and ‘tweens move in as teens or ‘tweens. An interesting … Continue reading

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Holiday Stress and Adopting Teens

Pat Dudley hosts this discussion on the stresses both youth and their families go through around holiday time and how they can overcome these stresses. Richard, 20, shares his journey being placed as a teen into a permanent home with … Continue reading

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Holiday Stress Support Group Discussion

Listen to this fabulous discussion about holiday stress and what alot of youth and parents go through during this time of year. Denise Royal leads a fabulous support group discussion with adoptive parents of teens Chester Jackson and caller Danielle … Continue reading

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