Preparing to adopt a child
Adoption & Family Therapist Jeanette Yoffe, MA, MFT, shares the top three things that adoptive or foster parents should do to prepare themselves to become foster or adoptive parents
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Jeanette Yoffe, MA, MFT
Adoption & Family Therapist
Jeanette Yoffe earned her master's degree in Clinical Psychology, specializing in children, from Antioch University. She treats children with serious psychological problems secondary to histories of abuse, neglect, and or multiple placements. Jeanette's desire to become a child therapist with a special focus on adopted and foster care issues derived from her own experience of being adopted and moving through the foster care system. She runs a monthly support group called Adopt Salon for all members of the adoption triad in Los Angeles.