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Can This Child Be Saved?: Solutions for Adoptive and Foster Families

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Over 200,000 children live in foster homes in America today. 40-60% of these children have been severely and permanently damaged by their pasts, resulting in behavioral, psychiatric, emotional and neurological disorders. Large numbers of previously adopted children (both domestic and international) suffer from similar problems. In the past, these children would have been c ...more
Unknown Binding, 357 pages
Published February 1st 1999 by World Enterprises
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Alison
Aug 02, 2008 Alison rated it really liked it
This is an important read for families with truly troubled kids, however, discouraging at times. This is not a starting point book. Read some Nancy Thomas material and basic Love and Logic books first.
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This is the scariest book I've ever read. It broke my heart to learn the damage that can be done to a child. Anyone who is thinking of doing foster care or adopting an older child absolutely must read this book.
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