Writing

Carrie is the award-winning blogger behind Portrait of an Adoption and a regular writer for a variety of publications around the world.

In addition to being a regular contributor to US News & World Report, Carrie is a freelance journalist whose work has been featured in The New York Times, Brain, Child Magazine, Adoption.net, Psychology Today and more. She also writes her own blog called Portrait of an Adoption, which has followers in over 45 countries and is hosted by ChicagoNow, the online blogging community of the Chicago Tribune.

Published Elsewhere

Britannica for Parents: How to Respond to Bullying

Britannica for Parents: How to Respond to Bullying

Note from Carrie: This was the second piece in a two-part series for Encyclopedia Britannica's Parenting vertical. The article is about how to respond to bullying situations from different points of view, depending on whether your child is an aggressor, a target, or a...

Britannica for Parents: How to Respond to Bullying

Britannica for Parents: How to Prevent Bullying for Your Child

Note from Carrie: This was the first in a two-part series for Encyclopedia Britannica's Parenting vertical. The piece is about preventing bullying relationships in kids. By Carrie Goldman@CarrieMGoldman Sylvia Moore’s seven-year-old son, Ryan, is attending a local...

My Daughter, the Stranger

My Daughter, the Stranger

  Welcome to 30 Adoption Portraits in 30 Days, hosted by Portrait of an Adoption. This series will feature guest posts by people with widely varying adoption experiences and perspectives.  My Daughter, The Stranger By John Brooks I caught myself grinding my...