Child Welfare

Child Welfare is a professional trade journal published bimonthly by the Child Welfare League of America, Inc., Arlington, Va. Founded in 1921, the journal provides policy, practice, and program information to professionals who work in the child welfare industry.

Articles from Vol. 76, No. 6, November/December

A Practice Model for Enhancing Effective Coping in Chid Welfare Families
Some degree of stress is of necessity associated with child welfare interventions. This stress adds to that already present in service consumers' situations. This article offers help to child welfare students and beginning practitioners in understanding...
Balancing Juvenile Justice / Young Blood: Juvenile Justice and the Death Penalty
Balancing Juvenile Justice By Susan Guarino-Ghezzi and Edward J. Loughran, Transaction Publishers, Rutgers-The State University, New Brunswick, NJ 08903. 1996, 213 pp. Young Blood: Juvenile Justice and the Death Penalty Edited by Shirley Dicks, Prometheus...
Editor's Page
To Our Readers: This issue of Child Welfare, the last issue of Volume 76, is also the last issue of its current editor's tenure. A wave good-bye is in order. A lifetime career in one field of endeavor-in this instance, graduate school in the late 1930s,...
Understanding the Complexity of Practice in Kinship Foster Care
Dramatic growth in the number of children in state custody has been accompanied by an increasing use of kinship foster care-the placement of children in state custody with their relatives. Research on kinship foster care has not kept pace with the use...
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