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Achieving permanence for older children and youth in foster care

Benjamin Kerman; Madelyn Freundlich; Anthony N Maluccio

c2009

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (HV 881 .A35 2009 )()

  • Title:
    Achieving permanence for older children and youth in foster care
  • Author: Benjamin Kerman; Madelyn Freundlich; Anthony N Maluccio
  • Description: Foster youth in context / A comparative examination of foster youth who did and did not achieve permanency / Outcomes for older youth exiting the foster care system in the United States / Outcomes for youth exiting the foster care system : extending what we know and what needs to be done with selected data / Permanence and impermanence for youth in out-of-home care / Permanence is a state of security and attachment / Permanence for older children and youth : law, policy, and research / Federal law and child welfare reform : the research-policy interface in promoting permanence for older children and youth / Guardianship and youth permanence / A fine balancing act : kinship care, subsidized guardianship, and outcomes / Dependency court reform addressing the permanency needs of youth in foster care : national evaluation of the court improvement program / Facilitation of systems reform : learning from model court jurisdictions / Permanent families for adolescents : applying lessons learned from a family reunification demonstration program / Youth permanence through adoption / Family-involvement meetings with older children in foster care : promising practices and the challenge of child welfare reform / Developmentally appropriate community-based responses to the permanency needs of older youth involved in the child welfare system / Social and life skills development : preparing and facilitating youth for transition into young adults / From research to practice : improving permanency outcomes for youth in foster care / Afterword : making families permanent and cases closed : concluding thoughts and recommendations.
  • Local Note: acq2010swk
  • Publication Date: c2009
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press
  • Format: x, 401 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780231146890 (pbk. : alk. paper);ISBN 0231146892 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: Foster children -- United States; Foster home care -- United States
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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