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Adopt Perspective

Adopt Perspective is a podcast for anyone affected by adoption. We discuss the adoption experience from the perspectives of mothers, fathers, adopted people and their loved ones, so that we may learn and grow from the perspectives of others. Sharing personal stories and explore adoption topics including adoption loss, psychological impacts of adoption, forced adoption, inter-country adoption, searching, reunion, healing and many others. We interview adults affected by adoption as well as practitioners, people involved in inquiries, research, legislative change and apologies, artists, film-makers and authors. Adopt Perspective is hosted by Dr Jo-Ann Sparrow and Jane Sliwka and is produced by Jigsaw Queensland - Post Adoption Support Service - www.jigsawqueensland.com/adopt-perspective - The podcast discusses adult themes and listener discretion is advised.

Tracks

Dr Gary Clapton - The Father's Experience (Part Two) 51:14 09/07/2021
Dr Gary Clapton - A Father's Story (Part One) 37:31 08/24/2021
Lynelle Long - InterCountry Adoptee Voices (ICAV) 43:04 08/10/2021
Bernadette Davison 42:34 07/27/2021
Ruth Loli - Link-Up Qld (Part Two) 61:41 07/13/2021
Jo Stuurman - Link-Up (Qld) Part One 40:50 06/29/2021
David Bohl - Adoption & Addiction (Part Two) 40:28 06/16/2021
Kevin Barhydt - Adoption & Addiction (Part One) 47:18 06/01/2021
Anne Warner - 1991, The Year That Changed Everything 31:11 05/18/2021
Suz Bednarz - Mother's Day 55:09 05/04/2021
Vivienne Timmermans - You Gave Me A Voice 41:38 04/20/2021
Heartlines - Susannah McFarlane & Robin Leuba 54:50 04/05/2021
Prof Daryl Higgins - AIFS Study into Past Adoption Experiences 54:13 03/23/2021
Discharging an Adoption - Andrea Lynch 17:05 03/09/2021
Michael - Discharging an Adoption 45:32 02/24/2021
Lost & Found - An Original Song About Adoption 52:20 02/09/2021
Pam Cordano - 10 Foundations for a Meaningful Life 44:11 01/26/2021
2020 Christmas Special 20:30 12/08/2020
2020 Year in Review 29:53 11/24/2020
Never Forget, Never Repeat 23:52 11/10/2020
Advocacy for Social Change - What is possible? 32:23 10/27/2020
Kerri Saint - Association for Adoptees 54:48 10/13/2020
Damon Martin - International Social Service 47:43 09/29/2020
Barton Williams - (Intercountry adoption - Part One) 30:13 09/15/2020
Gary Coles - Father's Day 51:11 09/01/2020
Professor Nahum Mushin 46:34 08/18/2020
Hilary 60:03 08/04/2020
Dr Helen Riley (Late Discovery - Part Two) 55:58 07/22/2020
Sue (Late Discovery - Part One) 69:44 07/07/2020
Grief & Loss (Part Two) 34:37 06/22/2020