Experts & Organizations

American Academy of Adoption Attorneys

American Academy of Adoption Attorneys

This organization has members throughout the U.S. and Canada who are experts in the area of adoption.

Heidi Robinson Esq., Adoption Consultant

Although Heidi no longer practices law, she is an expert on assisting prospective adoptive families with taking a pro active approach to locating birth parents through advertising.

Jewish Child Care Association

Home Studies and Educational Services

Jewish Child Care Association
120 Wall St.
New York, NY
(212) 425-3333
This non-profit nonsectarian agency is licensed to do home studies in New York and New Jersey. They conduct many educational programs for prospective adoptive parents and those considering assisted reproductive technology.

Adoptive Parents Committee

Adoptive Parents Committee

This is the oldest adoptive parent support group in North America. It is a non-profit support group comprised of volunteers. The organization has meetings and workshops throughout the year and also publishes a newsletter.

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association

This non-profit organization has local and regional chapters through the United States.

The American Fertility Association

This non- profit organization helps people to build families through adoption and assisted reproduction.

Lisa Shuman, LCSW

Adoption Cooperative Consultants
Offices in Manhattan and Westchester
(212) 874-1318

Lisa is a psychotherapist who specializes in adoption and infertility issues.

Carolyn Berger, LCSW

Fertility, All Forms of Family Building and Adoption
Offices in Larchmont and at Batzofin Fertility Services in Manhattan

Counseling services for people seeking fertility treatment and/or adoption. Carolyn helps people sort through their options and create an initial family building plan. She helps them choose the professionals who are right for them and offers advice and support throughout the process. She is available to discuss how (and when) to tell your child about the circumstances of their conception or adoption.
Call: (914) 834-6396 for an appointment

Orphan Doctor

Dr. Jane Aronson, FAAP

Adoption Medical Specialist 20 years
330 East 38th St., Suite 1R
New York, NY 10016
(212) 207-6666

Dr. Aronson reviews birth parent prenatal and post birth medical records. She also has a pediatric medical practice.

Thomas J. Rubeo Jr., MD, OBGYN

Bronxville Women's Care, PLLC
One Pondfield Road, Suite 302
Bronxville, NY 10708
(914) 337-3715

Dr. Rubeo reviews birth parent prenatal and post birth medical records. He is a practicing OBGYN.

About Me

Adoption Homestudy Inc.

Licensed in NY, NJ & CT.
Steven Moisoff, LCSW
(516) 484-8505

Provides Homestudy and education that allows families to succeed with their adoption.

This is a financial grant program that helps couples and individuals (regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, marital status or sexual orientation) with the costs of their adoptions by awarding grants of up to $15,000.00.