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    I’m Pregnant

    I’m Pregnant

    If you're facing an unintended pregnancy or have recently given birth, we're here for you with free and confidential all-options counseling, resources, and support. Connect with our pregnancy counselors 24/7 via call or text at 800-439-0233.

    I Want to Adopt

    I Want to Adopt

    Browse our network of adoption services including infant and foster care adoption, home studies, and post-adoption support.

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    Explore our network of services including specialized counseling and support groups that help to stabilize and improve behavioral health symptoms.

  • Counseling & Support
  • Training & Education


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Attorney Resource: Private Adoption Counseling Fees

Partner with us to provide ethical, comprehensive care to expectant and birth parents as they decide if they’d like to make an adoption plan. Learn more about our pre-relinquishment and post-adoption counseling options below and reach out if you'd like to work together!

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Pre-Relinquishment Counseling

Pre-relinquishment counseling options include:

  • All-Options Counseling
  • General Adoption Information
  • Comparing Two State TPR Options
  • Discussion of Openness
  • Birth Mother Support
  • Feelings Surrounding the Adoption
  • Risk Assessment
  • Review of Legal Documents to be Signed at Relinquishment
  • ICWA Documents
  • ICPC Requirement Summary Letters
  • Witness to Signing of Relinquishments as Required in Some States


  • $200/Hour: Zoom or Calverton Office Meeting
  • $200/Hour & Travel Fees: Birth Parent’s Home or Community Meeting


Post-Adoption Counseling

Post-adoption counseling options include:

  • Grief Support | 12 Step Guide to Grief Book
  • Postpartum Evaluation
  • Ambiguous Loss Psychoeducation
  • Referrals to Long-Term Counselors


  • Per Session:
    • $175/Hour: Zoom or Calverton Office Meeting
    • $200/Hour & Travel Fees: Birth Parent’s Home or Community Meeting
  • Flat Fee:
    • $950 (Save $100!): Ensure your birth parents have support through their first year after placement. This fee provides 6 counseling sessions on Zoom or in the Calverton office and ongoing support for the first year.

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