Adoptive Parent Training eLearning Series: What Is It and How Can I Find It?

By Syd Sukalski

Are you looking to adopt a child? Do you have endless questions about the adoption process and the bumps you might hit along the way? Look no further. More Choices Publications’ Adoptive Parent Training eLearning series may be for you. Keep reading to learn all about Adoption U, what it is, what it’s about, and how you can get started.

But first, let us introduce ourselves.

More Choices Publications is a subsidiary of Marketing Choices. We focus on creating helpful and meaningful products like our Infertility Journal, therapeutic games, and our Adoptive Parent eLearning Series. To learn more about any of these products, visit us at the Marketing Choices website or contact us here.

Now, let’s talk about Adoption U.

What is Adoption U?

Adoption U is an Adoptive Parent Training eLearning series. It uses online videos to help educate families that are considering or pursuing adoption. According to Lisa Johnson, director of Marketing Choices, “Adoption U Adoptive Parent Training features adoption professionals from all over the U.S. reviewing each step of the adoption process through short videos and interactive activities.” We highly recommend it to anyone interested in pursuing adoption.

What Will I Learn from Adoption U?

We start out by teaching you about all of the different organizations you can choose to adopt from, weighing the benefits and drawbacks of adoption agencies, facilitators, and adoption attorneys. Some other topics we discuss are realistic expectations and unrealistic expectations, costs, risks, and benefits of choosing adoption with an agency. 

Lisa Johnson also specifies, “From the home study to matching, hospital etiquette, post placement communication, and more, we cover a variety of topics, so you are well equipped to become adoptive parents.”

How Do I Know Adoption U is Reliable?

At Adoption U, our lessons are all created by current adoption professionals, many of whom are currently running adoption agencies. We also review, evaluate, and edit our video series every three months to ensure that you receive the most current and accurate information possible.

What Can I Get from Adoption U That I Can’t Get from Articles Online?

Adoption U provides an organized, step-by-step description of the adoption process through our videos created by adoption professionals. We supply an interactive training program with quizzes included! With Adoption U, you can watch and learn at your own pace. 

How Long Does the Adoption U Program Take?

From start to finish, the entire course clocks in at about two and a half hours’ worth of material, but you can watch and learn at your own pace. You can even go back and rewatch some parts you may have missed or that you might want to hear again! 

Does the Adoption U Program Come with Any Extra Materials?

In addition to interactive training videos and quizzes, some of our modules include downloadable materials. Each lesson also comes with a written transcription.

What is the Purpose of Adoption U? How Will It Help Adoptive Parents Moving Forward?

With Adoption U, we want to provide families who are looking to adopt a child with a clear understanding of the adoption process. But we don’t just want to teach you the steps you have to take and exactly what you have to do, though we do discuss these things in detail. We want to help enlighten you as to how you might feel throughout this process, the ways you might act, and how you might connect and interact with your child’s birth parents. At Adoption U, we take you through every facet of the adoption process, what it looks like, and what it feels like. We teach you everything you’ll need to know along the way and give you the tools you’ll need to have a rewarding experience with your adoption process.

How Do I Begin the Adoptive Parent Traning?

Now that you know all about Adoption U, it’s time for you to get started on your journey. To begin your education with us, click on any of the Adoption U links throughout this article or go to the Marketing Choices website, hover over the Our Services tab, and click “Adoption U” on the drop-down menu.

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We look forward to helping you through your journey!