The Foster Parenting Toolbox

The Foster Parenting Toolbox

A Practical, Hands-on Approach to Parenting Children in Foster Care

Book - 2012
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Offers caregivers the help they need whether they've just started out on their foster parenting journey or they have already welcomed hundreds of children to their homes. Provides words of wisdom, connections to others who have walked in the same shoes, and advice for the most difficult situations they might encounter. More than 100 contributors who are professionals in the field including caseworkers, creators of curriculum and training for foster parents, social workers, and foster parents who have had years of experience have created this useful resource specifically for foster parents and the professionals who work with them.
Publisher: Warren, NJ : EMK Press, 2012
ISBN: 9780972624466
0972624465
Branch Call Number: 362.733 Fo
Description: xviii, 446 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Phagan-Hansel, Kim

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"Over 100 foster parents in the trenches, case workers, social workers, CASAs, GALs and judges contributed to this book to help all those on the child's team understand and work better with the children who are entrusted to their care.
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