Fostering Voices

By Chris and Jihae Watson

A podcast dedicated to sharing the voices in foster care and adoption. Hosts Chris and Jihae Watson, share about their experiences as a foster and adoptive family, living in Arizona with their 4 kids. Interviewing a host of folks who have experience in the world of foster care and/or adoption, the hope of this podcast is to educate, empower, and even entertain its listeners.

  1. 1.
    Episode 118: World Changing Attitude
    22:39
  2. 2.
    Episode 117: Interview with CEO of Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
    30:44
  3. 3.
    Episode 116: Protecting Your Family From Tech with Some Tech
    54:45
  4. 4.
    Episode 115: Parenting Fails
    26:16
  5. 5.
    Episode 114: Do it Even if You Don't Feel Like it.
    20:06
  6. 6.
    Episode 113: Interview with Jason Johnson
    44:46
  7. 7.
    Episode 112: Small Decisions Lead to Big Wins
    31:39
  8. 8.
    Episode 111: A Year as a Family of Nine
    38:33
  1. 9.
    Episode 110: Interview With Julie Lythcott-Haims on Parenting and Becoming
    1:07:04
  2. 10.
    Episode 109: Upstream Leadership in Your Family and Foster Care
    36:06
  3. 11.
    Episode 108: Interview with Arizona Supreme Court Justice - James Beene
    51:25
  4. 12.
    Episode 107: Not Defined By Trauma and Abuse
    56:17
  5. 13.
    Episode 106: Foster Care According to our 8 and 10 year Olds
    29:02
  6. 14.
    Episode 105: Empathy for Foster Kids
    39:26
  7. 15.
    Episode 104: How to Build Community in Your Neighborhood
    40:00
  8. 16.
    Episode 103: How to Run a Big Household Efficiently
    42:17
  9. 17.
    Episode 102: Race and Judgement in Foster Care and Adoption
    38:59
  10. 18.
    Episode 101: Surviving the Longest Summer as Family of 9!
    35:20
  11. 19.
    Episode 100: Wendy's Lookbook on Growing Up in Foster Care
    1:08:03
  12. 20.
    Episode 99: How to Start and Maintain a Podcast
    1:07:06
  13. 21.
    Episode 98: Anxiety is Normal
    46:08
  14. 22.
    Episode 97: Marriage Advice from a Clinical Psychologist
    37:36
  15. 23.
    Episode 96: Highs and Low of Fostering
    18:59
  16. 24.
    Episode 95: Loss and Feelings in Foster Care and Adoption
    27:25
  17. 25.
    Episode 94: Get Licensed for Foster Care, Now!
    45:14
  18. 26.
    Episode 93: The Art of Gift Giving
    32:17
  19. 27.
    Episode 92: Safe House for Foster and Adoptive Families
    35:48
  20. 28.
    Episode 91: Interview with a Foster Sibling Pt 2
    21:53
  21. 29.
    Episode 90: Feeding Our Minds With Good Books
    33:11
  22. 30.
    Episode 89: Interview with Adoptive Family and Author!
    58:20
  23. 31.
    Episode 88: Success and Hope
    31:17
  24. 32.
    Episode 87: Part 2 of Interview with Former Foster Youth
    1:04:14
  25. 33.
    Episode 85: Interview with Arizona Association for Foster and Adoptive Parents
    26:11
  26. 34.
    Episode 84: In-State Adoption Story
    34:12
  27. 35.
    Episode 83: Foster Care Investigation
    42:35
  28. 36.
    Episode 82: Interview with Jacob's Hope
    29:19
  29. 37.
    Episode 81: Holiday Recap From Our Family Of Nine
    30:52
  30. 38.
    Episode 80: Goodbye 2019, Chris' 30s, and What Ifs
    26:58
  31. 39.
    Episode 79: Adult Adoptee Reunited With Bio Dad
    31:38
  32. 40.
    Episode 78: Navigating the Holidays with a lot of Kids!
    33:20
  33. 41.
    Episode 77: Adoption and Thanksgiving
    24:48
  34. 42.
    Episode 76: Building Hope at the Foster Arizona Gala
    26:35
  35. 43.
    Episode 75: Fostering Love in North Carolina
    41:15
  36. 44.
    Episode 74: Readers Are Leaders
    18:23
  37. 45.
    Episode 73: 1 Year Anniversary of Our Full House
    41:51
  38. 46.
    Episode 72: Just Take The Next Step
    31:44
  39. 47.
    Episode 71: Grief, Reunification, and Walking Alongside Bio Families
    36:17
  40. 48.
    Episode 70: Court and Foster Care
    26:16
  41. 49.
    Episode 69: Edge Effect in Marriage and Foster Care
    24:05
  42. 50.
    Episode 68: Grace, Friendship, Infertility, and Foster Care
    56:57

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