Local Organizations

Adoption Mosaic

Northwest Adoptive Families Association

Oregon Post Adoption Resource Center


Adoption-Related Therapy

Nina Yates, MS, LMFT, Adoption and Relationship Counseling

In addition to focused research and special training in adoption specific concerns, Nina is also an adoptee. She has been reunited with her birth family for over 15 years. Navigating the complexity of that experience has nurtured her compassion and understanding of complicated feelings for all adoption triad members.

MereAnn Reid, MA

Northwest Adoption Support is an independent counseling practice offering services for families following adoption:

  • personalized resources
  • youth counseling
  • family therapy
  • support groups
  • adoption-competent referrals