If you are considering adopting a child who doesn't come from your same ethnic background, you need to explore the psychological and emotional ramifications of such an adoption. You should understand the difference between race and culture and develop a plan for addressing issues arising from those differences. While all adoptive parents need education and support, you may also face prejudices and legal biases that can be extremely frustrating unless you're well prepared.

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