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ERIC Number: EJ1172423
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2018
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0194-3081
A Trauma-Informed Care Approach to Supporting Foster Youth in Community College
Hallett, Ronald E.; Westland, Melinda A.; Mo, Elaine
New Directions for Community Colleges, n181 p49-58 Spr 2018
This chapter describes the ways that the trauma of childhood frames the academic, social, and personal lives of many foster youth as they navigate higher education. In particular, we focus on the role of homelessness, social network fragmentation, and abuse and neglect.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Two Year Colleges
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Language: English
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