9 episodes

The journey to adoption can be filled with twists and turns, legal terms, hard-to-understand concepts, and overwhelming emotions. Don't go it alone! Board Certified Adoption Attorney and Host Nicole Moore will help you navigate your journey to adoption with guest hosts who have been there, done that, and will provide hope and inspiration along the way. Listen as Nicole speaks the truth about the love, law, and the learning process that comes with adoption. As an experienced guide, Nicole will show you that there's so much Moore to Love in this brand-new Adoption Podcast. *This podcast is hosted by Jeanne T. Tate, P.A., and is not intended to, nor does it, create the attorney/client privilege between our host, guest, or contributors, and any listener for any reason. Content from the podcast is not to be interpreted as legal advice. All thoughts and opinions expressed herein are only those from which they came.

Moore to Love: An Adoption Podcast Nicole Moore

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

The journey to adoption can be filled with twists and turns, legal terms, hard-to-understand concepts, and overwhelming emotions. Don't go it alone! Board Certified Adoption Attorney and Host Nicole Moore will help you navigate your journey to adoption with guest hosts who have been there, done that, and will provide hope and inspiration along the way. Listen as Nicole speaks the truth about the love, law, and the learning process that comes with adoption. As an experienced guide, Nicole will show you that there's so much Moore to Love in this brand-new Adoption Podcast. *This podcast is hosted by Jeanne T. Tate, P.A., and is not intended to, nor does it, create the attorney/client privilege between our host, guest, or contributors, and any listener for any reason. Content from the podcast is not to be interpreted as legal advice. All thoughts and opinions expressed herein are only those from which they came.

    Avoiding Adoption Fraud- A Cautionary Tale

    Avoiding Adoption Fraud- A Cautionary Tale

    After one successful adoption with a credible Adoption Agency, Kate and her husband decided they wanted to adopt again. This time they decided on a different adoption agency in their state. Kate and her husband were matched quickly but various requests and exchanges started to feel a little too fishy. After a drained bank account, false promises, and refusal to let them speak to the agency-appointed attorney, Kate knew she had to reach out to a trusted Board Certified Adoption Attorney to get advice. 

    Join us as we unravel the horrors that Tara Lee wreaked upon countless families before her arrest was made via the FBI. Thanks to Kate and some other vigilant adoptive parents, Tara's adoption scandal was uncovered and poses as a cautionary tale to all that finding a reputable adoption agency is the most important thing a family can do on their journey

    • 34 min
    Carried with Love: A Surrogacy Journey

    Carried with Love: A Surrogacy Journey

    For over 6 years Mandi & Patrick dreamed of having a child of their own, but Mandi's heart condition made it impossible for her to carry a child safely. They soon chose to look into surrogacy as an option and began the journey to find a surrogate who could carry the child of their dreams. With a global pandemic and a few other challenges along the way, Mandi & Patrick's dream of becoming parents ultimately came true because of their amazing surrogate Autumn.

    Hear their inspirational story on this episode of Moore to Love: An Adoption Podcast

    • 33 min
    From Surviving to Thriving: A Foster Care to Adoption Journey

    From Surviving to Thriving: A Foster Care to Adoption Journey

    Ashley Rhodes Courter is a New York Times Best Selling Author and child welfare advocate who speaks all over the world. But her passion and drive to help children cope in the foster care system are directly related to her past.

    Ashley was in Florida’s foster care system where she spent almost ten years being shuttled between 14 homes—some quite abusive—before being adopted from a Children’s Home at the age of twelve. Her truths of survival and heartache in the system and her motivation and drive to help children thrive is truly inspirational.

    Listen to this heartfelt and emotional journey on this episode of Moore to Love: An Adoption Podcast!

    • 35 min
    Living an Empowered Life: Counseling For Birth Moms, Adoptive Parents and Adoptees

    Living an Empowered Life: Counseling For Birth Moms, Adoptive Parents and Adoptees

    Navigating the vast array of emotions during the adoption journey is difficult, whether you're an expecting mother looking to place, or a potential adoptive parent hoping for that special child.

    Our featured guest host this month is Katherine Roth, LCSW, MSW, IMH-E®,  Founder and Counselor at Empowered Life, LLC. Katherine specializes in adoption counseling and gives us the scoop on why this service is a vital tool for the entire adoption triad.

    Plenty of support resources, amazing advice and a load of positive empowerment are provided in bucket fulls in our 6th episode of Moore to Love: An Adoption Podcast.

    • 38 min
    Navigating the Cost of Adoption

    Navigating the Cost of Adoption

    Navigating the cost of adoption can seem overwhelming, but there are several different ways for families to balance the scales. 

    In this episode, Founder and President of HelpUsAdopt.org, Becky Fawcett, speaks to us about the hurdles she overcame when adopting, and why she decided to fund Help Us Adopt, a program that gives grants to families hoping to adopt.

    Helpusadopt.org is a national 501(c)(3) financial grant program that helps couples/individuals (regardless of ethnicity, gender, marital status, religion, or sexual orientation) with the cost of their adoptions by awarding grants up to $15,000. 

    • 43 min
    Searching for Chapter 1: An Adoptee's Story

    Searching for Chapter 1: An Adoptee's Story

    Adopted as an infant, Cara had a wonderful upbringing with two amazing parents who adored her. As she grew into a successful young adult, she began reflecting on the story of her life and began to wonder about how it all began. Supportive in her search for her biological parents, they gave her the information she needed to start the journey of finding her truth. Listen as Cara tells her story of being an adult adoptee and how her path led her to discover her Chapter One.

    • 37 min

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Love the diversity in this podcast

Great stories, tools and resources on this podcast for anyone on either side of the adoption process.

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