Adoptive Parents Sought for Survey about Open Adoption

Are you a family touched by open adoption? Please consider taking this survey to help scholarly research out of the University of Missouri.

231Researchers at the University of Missouri are interested in learning more about open adoptions. Specifically, this study hopes to reveal how adoptive parents communicate with and about birth parents in open adoption. Participation in the study will help adoption scholars and practitioners support individuals involved in open adoptions. Results will also be shared with participants.

If you are an adoptive parent over the age of 18 with a child in an open adoption, please support this research by completing the survey at the link below. Participation takes about 30 minutes. Contact Dr. Colleen Colaner at with questions.

Complete the survey