August 01, 2009 08:57 AM by Britteny Elrick
If you’ve ever considered adopting or were curious what the process may involve, then WEtv’s new reality series will be right up your alley. The Adoption Diaries will follow along in the journeyas birth motherschose adoptive parents for their child. Dr. Jennifer Bliss and the Independent Adoption Center will help facilitate in the open adoptionprocess. The goal of the show is help combat misunderstandings about the adoption process, while helping people to gaina better understanding of the emotional experience involved.
According to the press release, each episode of Adoption Diaries follows a different from the beginning stages, as a birth mother is faced with theoverwhelming task of choosing her baby’s future family. Open adoptions are unique in that they bring two families together to ensure the best possibleoutcome for the child.
Together they share in the experience of creating a family, from pregnancy through birth, and the child’s future. The audience will watch as a couple is selected and hear their own unique story, many of which include years of roller coaster emotions surrounding their infertility, the decision to adopt and the overall process itself.
The Adoption Diariespremieres on WEtv with a one-hour special event onSaturday, September12 at 10PM ET/PT, followed by three half-hour programs every Saturday at 10PM ET/PT.
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