ERIC Number: EJ593696
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Experiences, Concerns, and Service Needs of Families Adopting Children with Prenatal Substance Exposure: Summary and Recommendations.
McCarty, Carolyn; Waterman, Jill; Burge, Dorli; Edelstein, Susan B.
Child Welfare, v78 n5 p561-77 Sep-Oct 1999
The TIES [Training, Intervention, Education, and Services] for Adoption program in Los Angeles, attempts to reduce obstacles to adoption of children in out-of-home care who experienced prenatal substance exposure. Interviews with parents conducted at intervals following home placement reveal experiences and concerns, parenting aspects and adoption process, prenatal substance-exposure effects, and evaluation of support and resources. (LBT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California