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Multiple foster care placements should be considered a mitigating factor in criminal proceedings.
(Ohio Northern University Law Review, 2018)
Multiple foster placements warrant treatment as a mitigating circumstance in criminal proceedings. The case for considering such placements is compelling particularly if the placements took place during a contracted period ...
New laws impact educators regarding students in foster care -- How can attorneys help?
Teachers may find themselves at a moral crossroads as never before, based on some new Federal legislation...
Where is the scholarly literature regarding foster children and religion?
(Washington, DC: National Association of Social Workers (NASW), 2020-11-03)
This article questions the scarcity of scholarly literature regarding children in foster care and religion as a single combined endeavor of research. A literature review of academic and scholarly databases in psychology, ...
Ensuring Safer Foster Care Placements Is Possible
Prior lawsuits and data kept by child welfare departments contain clues regarding what types of foster children were abused or were abusive in specific kinds of placements. Using this knowledge could help ensure safer ...
For Mandated Reporters, Concern Is Not the Same as Suspicion.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2017-10)
Financial Eligibility Criteria to be a Foster or Adoptive Parent.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2015-04)
Emergency Removal of a Foster Child—the Foster parents’ Rights.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2013-08)
Revisiting the Presumption of Jointly Placing Siblings in Foster Care.
(Seattle University School of Law., 2013)
Until fairly recently, it was assumed that when parents divorced and custody was being assigned, it was in the child’s best interest to be placed with the mother.1 It took time and some tragic and avoidable situations ...
Undocumented Immigrants as Foster Parents.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2012-10)
According to federal data released to ARC ... a growing number and proportion of deportees are parents. Another report jointly issued by the Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project, the Women's Refugee Commission, ...