Thinking of Adopting Podcast
By Robin Bartko
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Robin Bartko, adoptive parent and founder of ThinkingOfAdopting.com, provides adoption information and inspiration to help you on your adoption journey -- no matter if you're just "thinking of adopting" or you are already an adoptive parent. Join Robin as she interviews nationally recognized adoption experts, shares the stories of adoptive parents, and discusses adoption education & support opportunities to help you on your adoption journey and beyond.
||CleanAn Interview with Patty Cogen, author of "Parenting Your Internationally Adopted Child"||12-3-08: Robin Bartko interviews Patty Cogen, M.A. Ed.D., about her new book, "Parenting Your Internationally Adopted Child -- From Your First Hours Together Through the Teen Years". You can learn more about Patty Cogen's book by going to PattyCogenParent||12/3/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBehavior and the Adopted Child||07-23-07: Robin Bartko presents the key points made by behaviorist Nadya Molina, M.Ed., BCBA in her presentation at the "Raising & Healing the Adopted Child" conference outside of Baltimore Maryland, including nine hints adoptive parents can use to he||7/22/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRaising & Healing the Adopted Child -- An Interview with Dr. Ronald Federici||04-29-07: Robin Bartko interviews Dr. Ronald S. Federici, regarded as the country’s leading expert in the neuropsychological evaluation and treatment of children, particularly those adopted internationally or domestically who are having challenges. Dr.||4/29/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Interview with Dr. Jerri Jenista at the 2007 JCICS Conference||4-11-07: Podcasting from the 2007 Joint Council on International Children's Services (JCICS) 2007 Conference in San Antonio, Texas, Dennis Bartko interviews Dr. Jerri Jenista, a highly respected international adoption medical specialist who has reviewed m||4/12/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUS 2006 International Adoption Statistics||2-17-07: Dennis Bartko, filling in for Robin, discusses the US 2006 International Adoption Statistics from the United States Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs and that International Adoption Statistics from 1989-2006 are available on Thinking||2/17/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAttachment in Adoption - An Adoptive Parent's Point of View||1-2-07: In this edition of the Thinking Of Adopting Podcast, Robin Bartko discusses attachment in adoption from an adoptive parent's point of view, including playing an excerpt from Healing Hannah, the story of the attachment challenges faced by Dawn Choa||1/19/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJanuary 2007 Live Adoption Telecourses and Webinars||1-19-07: Dennis Bartko, filling in for Robin, describes the live adoption telecourses and webinars available on ThinkingOfAdopting.com in January 2007 including "Ask an Adoption Doctor Live" with Alla Gordina, MD, FAAP on 1/21/07; "Attachment & Adoption:||1/19/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy You Should Have an International Adoption Doctor||11-15-06: Robin Bartko discusses the importance of having an international adoption doctor has part of your adoption journey and describes where you can find a list of international adoption doctors. ThinkingOfAdopting.com offers two webinars taught by ou||11/15/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Type of Toys Should I Take to the Orphanage?||9-07-06: Robin Bartko discusses the information presented by Tatyana Komarova during her ThinkingOfAdopting.com webinar, "Russian for the Adoption Traveler I" on what type of toys should be taken to the orphanage by pre-adoptive parents. The next offering||9/9/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAttachment in Adoption - An Interview with Dr. Lark Eshleman||7-08-06: Robin Bartko discusses the importance of attachment in adoption -- forming the bond of love and trust with your new child -- with Dr. Lark Eshleman, founder and Director of the Institute for Children and Families and author of the book, "Becoming||7/8/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChina Adoption - Dr. Todd Ochs Shares His Experiences||6-20-06: Robin Bartko discusses a recent webinar on ThinkingOfAdopting.com presented by Dr. Todd Ochs entitled, "Adopting the Orphanage Child". Dr. Ochs is an international adoption specialist and father of 5 children, including four adopted from China. T||6/20/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterview with Tatyana Komarova||6-3-06: Robin Bartko conducts a brief phone interview with Tatyana Komarova, a teacher with music, theater and early child development degrees. A native Russian speaker, she has been teaching adoptive parents Russian language and culture for almost 6 year||6/3/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Age Adopted Child has the Best Outcome?||5-29-06: Robin Bartko discusses what age adopted child has the best outcome by relating a study mentioned in the "Adoption News and Notes" section of the June 2006 issue of Adoptive Families Magazine . Robin also discusses what she has learned from adopti||5/29/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRussian for the Adoption Traveler||5-20-06: Robin Bartko talks about a new course being offered on ThinkingOfAdopting.com, Russian for the Adoption Traveler, and shares a part of her personal adoption story to explain what motivated her to bring this course to ThinkingOfAdopting.com. To re||5/20/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Phelan's 1-2-3 Magic||4-4-06: Robin Bartko talks with Dr. Thomas Phelan, internationally renowned expert and lecturer on parenting and Attention Deficit Disorder, about his "1-2-3 Magic: effective discipline for children 2-12". Robin also announces that Dr. Phelan will be pres||4/4/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInaugural Thinking of Adopting Podcast||Adoption Friends: On this, the inaugural edition of the "Thinking of Adopting" podcast (3/30/06), Robin Bartko shares her adoption story, why she started ThinkingOfAdopting.com, and what her plans are for future editions of the podcast. If you would like||3/30/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
Just a series of advertisements
This "podcast" is just a series of advertisements for services and products Robin offers on her website. There is no useful information included in the podcast. My advice is to not bother downloading this podcast.