Adoption TRAUMA is the same as PTSD, so says Joan M Wheeler (duped by adoption), but is it? April 30, 2016Posted by gertmcqueen in Uncategorized.
Joan believes that she suffers from PTSD because she is adopted.
Well no, being adopted has nothing to do with what Joan suffers from. Joan may very well have suffered many forms of trauma during her life, from adoptive parents/family, as well as her own personal choices, such as with various men or her lack of jobs. But, she really can’t put all those traumas on the back of adoption! She really ought to begin to take responsibility for her own poor choices in her life!
I, and millions of others, do not believe that adoption is a trauma.
On Feb 23, 2016 Joan posted the following news story on her Facebook page
And Robert Allan Hafetz left this comment, on her page…
Its very misleading traumas are memories and in adoptees they are preverbal which means there is no cognitive connection. Adoption related trauma is not PTSD.
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A reposting from 2010; new discovery by Joan M Wheeler who has been ‘duped by adoption’! April 30, 2016Posted by gertmcqueen in Uncategorized.
The original post can be found here…
I wrote this post long before I had gotten on the Internet. At that time I was relying on Ruth’s blog for my posts. Having recently seen this post, after so long, I thought it best to reformat it and place it on my own blog. Be sure to see updated information at the end of this post.
And now for the ‘new discovery’
On Joan Wheeler’s site, which can be viewed without actually going onto the site, she posted, July 27, 2010, Newly Discovered Family Keepsake: 1956 Baby Shower Card.
But here is the link…
From want she posted she didn’t seem to find this discovery a pleasant one. Why you ask? Because it reminds her of her closed adoption and the damage it has done to her. Yawn, yawn, big, big, yawn.
Joan Wheeler is an adoptee and my…
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