Arleta James, Founder and Director of Adoption & Attachment Therapy Partners, LLC has been an adoption professional for 20 years. Her counseling center specializes in adoption-attachment-trauma informed therapies needed to enhance the attachment among all members of families built via adoption
Her book, Welcoming a New Brother or Sister by Adoption: From Navigating New Relationships to Loving Families, is based on her experience helping typical children cope and thrive post-adoption. Arleta has written over 100 articles about attachment, trauma, managing troubling behaviors, parental self-care, taking care of brothers and sisters in adoptive families, etc. These articles are all available on this website. Arleta was the honored as the 1999 Pennsylvania Adoption Professional of the Year. She is a member of the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research, Ohio Counseling Association and the North American Council on Adoptable Children.