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Exploring Child Prostitution in a Major City in the West African Region
The study explored the characteristics of child prostitution in a major city in the West African region. A convenience sample of children in prostitution, specifically girls below age 18 (n = 243), were recruited on 83 ...
Empathy as an Essential Foundation to Successful Foster Parenting
(Springer Verlag, 2016-12)
Empathy Foster parents Foster care Resilience Fostering
Cultivating Resilience in Families Who Foster: Understanding How Families Cope and Adapt Over Time
Families who foster offer essential care for children and youth when their own parents are unable to provide for their safety and well-being. Foster caregivers face many challenges including increased workload, emotional ...
An ecological systems approach to understanding social support in foster family resilience
Families who care for children in the foster care system often experience challenges related to the system, accessing services and supports, and managing relationships. However, many families thrive as foster care providers ...