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"Post-permanency service needs, service utilization, and placement discontinuity for kinship versus non-kinship families"

Liao, Minli, and Kevin R. White.  Children And Youth Services Review 44, (September 2014): 370-378.

This article compares quality of life between kinship and non-kinship post-permanency families. 92 more words

Non-kinship

"Children discharged from kin and non-kin foster homes: Do the risks of foster care re-entry differ?"

Koh, Eun, and Mark F. Testa.Children and Youth Services Review 33, no. 9 (2011): 1497-1505.

With respect to reunification, children who exit from kinship foster homes have a much lower likelihood of re-entering foster care when possible confounding factors are ignored. 32 more words

Non-kinship

"Indicators of quality in kinship foster care"

Falconnier, Lydia, Nicole Tomasello, Howard Doueck, Susan Wells, Heather Luckey, and Jean Agathen. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 91, no. 4 (2010): 415-420. 35 more words

Non-kinship

"Indicators of quality in kinship foster care"

Falconnier, Lydia, Nicole Tomasello, Howard Doueck, Susan Wells, Heather Luckey, and Jean Agathen. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 91, no. 4 (2010): 415-420. 35 more words

Non-kinship

Determination of Application of ICWA from Oregon Court of Appeals

We are getting a lot of questions about when the standards of ICWA apply if a child or parent is enrolled after the initiation of the child welfare case. 281 more words

Author: Kate E. Fort

Everything is subjected to change

“Everything is subject to change. Nothing lasts forever.” – Master Choa Kok Sui in Experiencing Being Golden Lotus Sutra. 

As the title say, the topic I am discussing this week is about change and permanence. 398 more words

Pranic Healing And Spirituality

What Won't Get You Through The Dip

Last month I’d published an article about Seth Godin’s book called “The Dip“.

As a continuation (or an aside) to that article, I wanted to add my own two-pence worth and write about what characteristics/personality traits  650 more words

Psychology