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The Resource Advocating for children in foster and kinship care : a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners, Mitchell A. Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley

Advocating for children in foster and kinship care : a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners, Mitchell A. Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley

Label
Advocating for children in foster and kinship care : a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners
Title
Advocating for children in foster and kinship care
Title remainder
a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners
Statement of responsibility
Mitchell A. Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is the first to provide strategies for effective advocacy and placement within the foster care and kinship care systems. It also takes a rare look at the dynamics of the foster and kinship relationship, not just among children and the agency workers and service providers who intervene on their behalf, but also between children and those who take in and care for them as permanency develops. Drawing on their experience interacting with and writing about the institution of foster care, Mitchell Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley have composed a unique text that helps practitioners, fos
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Rosenwald, Mitchell
Dewey number
362.73/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV881
LC item number
.R675 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Riley, Beth N
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  • Foster home care
  • Foster parents
  • Foster children
  • Foster children
  • Child welfare
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Child welfare
  • Foster children
  • Foster children
  • Foster home care
  • United States
Label
Advocating for children in foster and kinship care : a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners, Mitchell A. Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the beginning: assessing commitment and family resources -- Knowing limits: finding the right match between the children in care and the foster parents and kinship caregivers -- Advocating within the social services system -- Advocating within the family court system -- Advocating within the school system -- Advocating within the health and mental health systems -- Advocacy in interdisciplinary teams -- Advocating for agency policy change -- Advocating legislatively -- Advocating in communities
Control code
787845105
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613629630
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/rose14686
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt271bmv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787845105
Label
Advocating for children in foster and kinship care : a guide to getting the best out of the system for caregivers and practitioners, Mitchell A. Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the beginning: assessing commitment and family resources -- Knowing limits: finding the right match between the children in care and the foster parents and kinship caregivers -- Advocating within the social services system -- Advocating within the family court system -- Advocating within the school system -- Advocating within the health and mental health systems -- Advocacy in interdisciplinary teams -- Advocating for agency policy change -- Advocating legislatively -- Advocating in communities
Control code
787845105
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613629630
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/rose14686
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt271bmv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787845105

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