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ERIC Number: EJ539816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0308-5759
Involving Birth Parents in Foster Carer Training.
Gilchrist, Anne; Hoggan, Pauline
Adoption & Fostering, v20 n1 p30-34 Spr 1996
Describes an initiative by one District Resource Team to involve birth parents in ongoing training for approved foster caregivers. The objective was to enhance carers' sensitivity to birth parents' feelings and difficulties, and their ability to empathize with parents. Highlights the current trend in social work decision making toward involving substitute family carers in practice development. (AA)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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