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What is AdOpt?

Welcome to AdOpt – a parenting programme to help adoptive parents get off to a healthy start...

Please do watch our short video, which explains our work with children, families, local authorities and charitable organisations across the UK and beyond. 


AdOpt - An evidence based group parenting programme.

What is the NIS?

A centre of excellence, the National Implementation Service provides evidence based and research informed training. We support children’s social care, youth offending services, children's mental health teams and the voluntary sector across the UK to radically improve support for vulnerable children and their families. 
We have over a decade of experience in assisting sites with the development and implementation of TFCO-UK programmes.

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A parenting programme for adopters...

AdOpt is a group parenting programme designed for adoptive parents to offer parenting techniques which address the specific difficulties that adopted children may present. The intervention is informed by learning from neuroscience, behavioural psychology and attachment theory.