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Neuro-Physiological Psychotherapy (NPP): the development and application of an integrative, wrap-around service and treatment programme for maltreated children placed in adoptive and foster care pl...

Neuro-Physiological Psychotherapy (NPP): the development and application of an integrative, wrap-around service and treatment programme for maltreated children placed in adoptive and foster care pl... | foster care | Scoop.it
This article describes the development and application of a wrap-around, multidisciplinary, brain-based, developmental and attachment-focussed intervention for children who have experienced significant trauma in the context of their early life.
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More spent on foster care than programs to reunite parents, kids - Hamilton Journal News (subscription)

More spent on foster care than programs to reunite parents, kids - Hamilton Journal News (subscription) | foster care | Scoop.it
More spent on foster care than programs to reunite parents, kids
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)
To date, there are about 450 children in the agency's custody in foster homes, group homes or residential treatment centers.
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Short Term 12 - DVD Talk

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Short Term 12 DVD Talk When children are unable to remain with their parents, as a result of abuse, death, or general lack of supervision and the child's delinquency, they are sent to Short Term 12, a foster home / treatment center, where they are...
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Glenn Springs Academy shifts focus from group home to family care - Spartanburg Herald Journal

Glenn Springs Academy shifts focus from group home to family care - Spartanburg Herald Journal | foster care | Scoop.it
Glenn Springs Academy shifts focus from group home to family care Spartanburg Herald Journal Those familiar with group home settings have said DSS has shifted toward placing children who are abandoned or removed from parental custody with family...
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Ohio to help drug babies by helping their moms - Columbus Dispatch

Ohio to help drug babies by helping their moms - Columbus Dispatch | foster care | Scoop.it
Ohio to help drug babies by helping their moms
Columbus Dispatch
... in neonatal intensive-care units by 30 percent. Dr.
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Short Term 12: Growing Up in Foster Care « Woman Around Town

Cretton delivers a sensitive treatment of foster care, avoiding stereotypes and managing to find pathos and, yes, even humor in the subject matter. At the center of the story is Grace (an incredible performance by Brie Larson), ...
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Should child porn victims collect? - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Should child porn victims collect? - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette | foster care | Scoop.it
Should child porn victims collect?
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Licensed foster care providers, the couple turned their home into an even darker nightmare. In that home ...
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Therapeutic Foster Care: Exceptional Care for Complex, Trauma ...

Therapeutic Foster Care: Exceptional Care for Complex, Trauma ... | foster care | Scoop.it
Therapeutic Foster Care Exceptional Care for Complex Trauma-Impacted Youth in Foster Care_Page_01 We're pleased to share with you the latest in a series of upcoming policy briefs, Therapeutic Foster Care: Exceptional ...
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For those in foster care, less pressure to leave nest - Reading Eagle

For those in foster care, less pressure to leave nest - Reading Eagle | foster care | Scoop.it
For those in foster care, less pressure to leave nest
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The new law continued financial support so young adults could remain in the foster system up to age 21 if they were in school or undergoing medical treatment.
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Number of Bradford County children in out-of-home placements drops further ... - Towanda Daily Review

Number of Bradford County children in out-of-home placements drops further ... - Towanda Daily Review | foster care | Scoop.it
Number of Bradford County children in out-of-home placements drops further ...
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Child sex trafficking: Woman recalls years of abuse after mom sold her for ... - Montgomery Advertiser

Child sex trafficking: Woman recalls years of abuse after mom sold her for ... - Montgomery Advertiser | foster care | Scoop.it
Child sex trafficking: Woman recalls years of abuse after mom sold her for ...
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... there becomes the challenge in knowing what to do with the children who are under the care of the perpetrators.
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Register Investigation: Branstad orders isolation change at juvenile home - DesMoinesRegister.com

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Register Investigation: Branstad orders isolation change at juvenile home
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... provides housing, education and treatment for about four dozen youths with behavior problems.
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America's Foster Care System: Test Lab for Big Pharma, Cash Cow for ... - Truth-Out

America's Foster Care System: Test Lab for Big Pharma, Cash Cow for ... - Truth-Out | foster care | Scoop.it
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Child-welfare agencies offer targeted care to troubled kids

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MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — It used to happen dozens of times each year. A deeply troubled child would rage uncontrollably, and staff members would ride out the storm with holds and restraints.
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Ky. Voices: To end abuse, we must value all children - Lexington Herald Leader

Ky. Voices: To end abuse, we must value all children - Lexington Herald Leader | foster care | Scoop.it
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Ky. Voices: To end abuse, we must value all children Lexington Herald Leader A typical case would be a five-year old child, with a younger sibling, referred to our clinic after being placed in a number of different foster...
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2013 in Review: Top SPARC Resources | State Policy Advocacy ...

2013 in Review: Top SPARC Resources | State Policy Advocacy ... | foster care | Scoop.it
Medicaid to 26 for Youth in Foster Care: The Affordable Care Act (ACA) includes a provision that allows all young people to stay on their parents' health insurance until age 26. ...
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Strained Foster Care System A 'Meter Of Our Social Problems' : NPR

Strained Foster Care System A 'Meter Of Our Social Problems' : NPR | foster care | Scoop.it
Claudia Felder spent nearly 10 difficult years in and out of the U.S. foster care system. Now 21 years old, she lives with a loving family.
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Street School helps at-risk students with emotional and academic needs - Tulsa World

Street School helps at-risk students with emotional and academic needs - Tulsa World | foster care | Scoop.it
Street School helps at-risk students with emotional and academic needs Tulsa World They're licensed therapists who provide therapeutic counseling in individual, group and family settings, and much like social workers, they attend to students'...
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Adopted Teens Face High Suicide Risk

Teens who were adopted in early childhood had approximately four times the risk for attempted suicide in late adolescence compared with offspring living with their biological parents, researchers foun...
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America's Foster Care System: Test Lab For Big Pharma, Cash Cow For ... - Mintpress News

America's Foster Care System: Test Lab For Big Pharma, Cash Cow For ... - Mintpress News | foster care | Scoop.it
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Care homes for children: from last resort to second best? - Prevention Action

Care homes for children: from last resort to second best? - Prevention Action | foster care | Scoop.it
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Care homes for children: from last resort to second best?
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Lessons from foster children: Cultivate relationships - Deseret News

Lessons from foster children: Cultivate relationships Deseret News OGDEN — Just when they thought they had settled into their seats for a presentation by three adult siblings who had been in the Missouri foster care system, Lacy Kendrick Burk tells...
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Sports helping foster kids to adjust - Tbo.com

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Sports helping foster kids to adjust
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At age 9, he and three older brothers were removed from their parents custody and put into foster care.
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Foster Family-Based Treatment Association, A Leader in Treatment Foster Care"

Foster Family-Based Treatment Association, A Leader in Treatment Foster Care" | foster care | Scoop.it
At http://t.co/lO0ZaMKW6X national conference on Treatment Foster Care in Nashville. Would you foster if you could? http://t.co/7g5dzt62pS
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Alexander Youth Network Opens Charlotte Campus to Community on Saturday ... - PR Web (press release)

Alexander Youth Network Opens Charlotte Campus to Community on Saturday ... - PR Web (press release) | foster care | Scoop.it
Alexander Youth Network Opens Charlotte Campus to Community on Saturday ...
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