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ERIC Number: EJ483867
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0190-7409
Children in Kinship Care: How Do They Fare?
Dubowitz, Howard; And Others
Children and Youth Services Review, v16 n1-2 p85-106 1994
This study represents the first comprehensive assessment of the physical and mental health and educational status of children in kinship care. Study results indicated a prevalence of health and behavior problems and an increased risk of school-related problems. Intermittent and systematic health assessments, and monitoring of school performance and behavior for all children in kinship care, are proposed. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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