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Title What works in foster care? : key components of success from the Northwest Foster Care Alumni Study / Peter J. Pecora ... [and others]
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (320 pages)
Summary The Northwest Foster Care Alumni Study found that quality foster care services for children pay big dividends when they grow up. Key investments in highly trained staff, low caseloads and robust complementary services can dramatically reduce rates of mental disorders and substance abuse. This book offers a model foster care programme
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Foster children -- United States.
Foster home care -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Pecora, Peter J.
ISBN 9780199865628 ebook
0199865620 ebook