Research Papers

Research Paper - May 2008 - The Adoption Option
THE ADOPTION OPTION. By Mrs Roslyn Phillips.        Anglican bishop Tom Frame is among the many thousands of Australians who were adopted soon after birth. He wrote a book about his experience of growing up with an adoptive mum who loved him dearly, and an adoptive alcoholic and abusive dad. his father's sadistic behaviour was part of the reason Tom left home at 16 to join the Navy. Tom dedicated his book to his mother Doreen.