Joanne Wolf Small, the author of The Adoption Mystique, is a psychotherapist in private practice in Bethesda, MD. Ms. Small has 30 years experience in offering confidential psychotherapy, counseling, and consultation to individuals, couples, families and groups in the following areas:

  • Couples Communication
  • Adoptive Family Communication
  • Assertiveness
  • Self-Esteem
  • Substance Abuse, Co-dependance, Enabling, and Dysfunction in Families
  • Separation, Divorce, Remarriage
  • Women's Issues
  • Step-family Issues
  • The Adoptee and the Adoptive Family
  • Parenting Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Bereavement
  • Families Surviving Suicide

Articles on adoption and step family issues in various publications

Classes and Training in “Adoption Insights,” “Couples Communication”

Psychotherapy/Counseling/Consultation/Training

Author of The Adoption Mystique

Joanne Wolf Small, MSW, LCSW-C
7111 Fairfax Road , Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone (301) 651-4531
Email: jwsmallmsw@jwsmall.com
MD License #03439


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