Announcement: We Are Adopted

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WE ARE ADOPTED  offers peer support meetings, counselling and advocacy services, guest speakers, panels, and whatever other resources the community

Adoption Mythology

January 10th, 2015 | by

If you are adopted or part of an adopted family then you’ve probably heard a question like this before: “So, what’s the big deal about being adopted?” or perhaps one like this: “Why aren’t adopted people satisfied with what they have, they should be grateful?” I’ve heard such questions or some variation thereof so many times that I have to wonder what compels people to ask such questions - which are surprisingly personal - yet which express surprisingly common views. I conclude that these kinds of questions are born of a misunderstanding about the nature of adoption, what I call ‘Adoption Mythology’.

Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop

February 21st, 2012 | by

From the Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop February 20, 2012 I signed up for a Somatic Ball Rolling Workshop a

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    The next meeting of WE ARE ADOPTED discussion group is November 29th. All those who are adopted are welcome. Please contact us for further information.
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    "Pathways of Discover" Sunday, October 24th
    This workshop will offer a new lens in looking at adoption experiences through creative expression. Art experiences are designed to support the exploration of one’s adoption identity, relational and family patterns and healing adoption wounds. Healing in adoption will be the focus of the group experience.. For details..
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    Ginny Paulsen shared Upworthy's video to the group: We Are Adopted. ...

    For some adoptees, their own adoption can be a complicated topic. Luckily, this woman discovered the supportive community that surrounded her. Testimony is an Upworthy documentary series capturing the unique stories of people everywhere. The opinions and perspectives shared are their own.

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    WE ARE ADOPTED presents: A series self-discovery workshops

    A HERO’S JOURNEY Led by Erin Melvin RYT and Catherine Moore MA RCC

    If you were adopted you grew up with a story. Something you may have been told or a story you made up. Is that story
    still true for you?

    This workshop is an opportunity to examine your stories from a different perspective with you as the hero.

    Through movement, discussion and reflective writing you will leave with a more authentic version of your story.

    Focused Empowering Transformational

    Saturday, June 25
    1:00 – 4:00 PM

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    Early Bird: $65
    Location: Ocean & Crow
    Ocean and Crow Studios Inc.
    1707 Grant Street, Vancouver BC

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    WE ARE ADOPTED offers peer support meetings, counselling and advocacy services, guest speakers, panels, and whatever other resources the community wants or needs. Our goal is to have a permanent resource centre including a lending library. If you are an adopted person you are welcome to share your thoughts and ideas and take advantage of the resources we offer.

    The WE ARE ADOPTED monthly discussion/support meetings All adopted people are welcome to join. We meet once a month (except July and August) at a central Vancouver location. Contact us for more info.

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