Sibling Conflict in Adoptive Families


Siblings often argue and fight; a part of life, right? However, sibling rivalries and arguments can be more complex in an adoptive family since family connections were made differently. Included are some reasons why it happens, how to avoid it, and some ideas on how to deal with it when it does happen.


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Author: Wisconsin Family Connections Center
Additional Author: Coalition for Children, Youth & Families
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