Where have I come from, who am I now? Pathways to identity development for young people adopted from care

Abstract

Finding answers to the common identity questions “where have I come from” and “who am I now” can be complicated for adopted young people because of the discontinuity of their family membership across time. For young... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Elsbeth Neil (University of East Anglia,)

Topic Areas

Family foster care and adoption , Transition to adulthood from care

Session

OS-06 » Adoption (12:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala Polivalente)