S12E9: The Truth About Transracial Adoption with Opal Franklin

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Lady, today is a powerful episode with an amazing woman. In today’s episode, Dr. Dom and Terri are joined by Opal Franklin who shares with us part of her journey as a transracial adoptee.  Her complex and nuanced journey is unique while still having threads of commonalities with other multicultural and/or adoptive families. Opal’s story is one in which you will walk away learning something new and feel empowered to engage with others about their origin story.




Quote of the Day:


"There is nothing more delightful


Then you, My Love.


Even though you do not think so,


I hold you closer


Than anything else


That has entered my life."


-F.S. Yousaf




Where to find Opal:


Medium


IG: @storynoir




Wisdom Wednesdays with Terri


Cultivating H.E.R. Space Sanctuary




Resources:


Dr. Dom’s Therapy Practice


Branding with Terri


Melanin and Mental Health


Therapy for Black Girls 


Psychology Today


Therapy for QPOC




Where to find us:


Twitter: @HERspacepodcast


Instagram: @herspacepodcast


Facebook: @herspacepodcast


Website: cultivatingherspace.com