1. Attachment issues may arise in any child, not just those who are internationally adopted. Anyone who works with children needs to be aware of attachment theory and attachment issues
  2. Recommendations regarding attachment and international adoption also apply to fostering situations and domestic adoptions.
  3. If you go on a mission trip, you need to remember that orphans’ early experiences significantly affect how they relate to people. If children gravitate to you quickly or avoid you it may be because of attachment issues.