I am a social worker, author, speaker, consultant and educator who has been working with individuals, groups, communities, organizations, and policymakers on adoption and foster care issues for over a decade. Learn more about my story.

Amanda Woolston

Pennsylvania License No. SW131694

Worthy Clinical Services, LLC

I am the owner and operator of Worthy Clinical Services, LLC. WCS is a consultancy agency I created to address the need for adoption-competent support available virtually, nation-wide. Learn more.

Cecil College

I am currently an instructor of psychology and of social work for Cecil College in North East, Maryland. I teach main campus classes to traditional students and on-site classes to younger, college-eligible learners at multiple area high schools.

West Chester University of PA

I am currently an adjunct professor of social work and a field instructor for the undergraduate social work department at WCU.

“Pragmatic, powerful insights once again from Amanda H .L. Transue-Woolston. An adult adoptee, Amanda is going to rock the world of social work in the years ahead, and that will be a gift for all of us connected in adoption.”

Maureen McCauley Evans, M.A. Former executive director of the Joint Council on International Children’s Services, The Barker Foundation (interim), and Children’s Home Society and Family Services-East; adoption writer/activist at lightofdaystories.wordpress.com.