About the Author
MJ Rillera is the author of numerous books on search and reunion. Her work with thousands of families since 1973, and her personal experiences as both adoptee and birthparent, make her uniquely qualified to scrutinize family separation issues. She has a keen understanding of the emotional and procedural aspects of search, contact and reunion. She was founder of Triadoption, a Guardian Trustee for the International Soundex Reunion Registry and served on many Boards including those of Concerned United Birthparents and American Adoption Congress. Her writing reflects expertise in research methods and resources and a deep personal commitment to change.