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. 93, No. 6, 2014

Efficacy of Blended Preservice Training for Resource Parents
Acknowledgements: Research reported in this article was supported by Award R44HD054032 from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development of the National Institutes of Health. The content is solely the responsibility...
From the Editor: From Data-Mining to Social Supports for Parents
In this volume of Child Welfare, our contributors explore a range of interventions and practices that affect children, youth, and families.In our first article, Henry, Camochan, and Austin explore how using narrative data mined from contained in child...
Implementing ASFA with Vulnerable African American Families: A Community Capacity Approach
Acknowledgments: This research was supported by a grant from the Israel Ministry of Education.Several researchers have examined the overrepresentation of African American children in the foster care system (See Curtis & Denby, 2004; U.S. General...
Parental Disability in Child Welfare Systems and Dependency Courts: Preliminary Research on the Prevalence of the Population
Acknowledgements: This research was supported by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, Department of Health and Human Services grant number #H133A110009 (2012-2016).In the United States, parents with disabilities...
Social Supports in the Lives of Child Welfare-Involved Families
The literature on child maltreatment recognizes that parents who are reported to child welfare services often struggle with a number of challenges. These challenges are related to, though not limited to, various psychosocial, mental, or physical health...
Using Qualitative Data-Mining for Practice Research in Child Welfare
In their daily practice, social service professionals routinely collect and record large quantities of data about client characteristics, practice interventions, and client outcomes (Epstein, 2002, 2009). While documentation of service activities are...
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