Effects of Adoption on the Mental Health of the Mother: What Professionals Knew and Didn’t Tell Us.

1968:  GRIEF OF NATURAL MOTHERS. Sister Mary Borromeo, R.S.M., B.A., Dip.Soc.Wk. (1968) in  “Adoption: From the Point of View of the Natural Parents” Borromeo based this article on many years of work with unmarried mothers. Its purpose was to draw attention to the grief reaction which the natural mother experiences after the adoption of her … Continue reading Effects of Adoption on the Mental Health of the Mother: What Professionals Knew and Didn’t Tell Us.