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A Child's Journey Through Placement

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The foundations, resources and toools which will help professionals such as therapists, pediatricians, juvenile justice workers, CASA volunteers, and child advocates as well as parents by birth, adoption or fostering to support children for whom a sidetrip through out-of-home care (hospitalization, foster care, residential treatment, an orphanage) becomes part of the road ...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published November 28th 1994 by Perspectives Press (IN) (first published 1991)
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DeAnna
Apr 02, 2008 DeAnna rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: people doing foster adoption
Shelves: adoption-related
I am almost finished with this book, about 40 pages to go. I love this book. It is the first book that I have read that has really helped me to understand the psychology of kids in the foster-care system without being completely terrifying.

It uses a lot of case studies of kids with a wide range of attachment and developmental challenges, as well as kids that have transitioned very smoothly through the system.

I have gotten so many tools and insights from this book, it has demystified the "damag
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Christine Carmouze
Dec 19, 2014 Christine Carmouze marked it as to-read
Shelves: foster-parenting
I have used Fahlberg's videos with PRIDE and find her to be very attuned to the issues of parenting children in foster care
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