ERIC Number: EJ637726
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Substance Abuse and Child Welfare: Clear Linkages and Promising Responses.
Semidei, Joseph; Radel, Laura Feig; Nolan, Catherine
Child Welfare, v80 n2 p109-28 Mar-Apr 2001
Examines the prevalence of substance abuse among families involved with the child welfare system and the impact of substance abuse on child welfare practice. Discusses how both the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 and welfare reform legislation intensify the need to address parental substance abuse effectively. Considers strategies for addressing these families' needs. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on: "Serving Children, Youth, and Families with Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Problems in Child Welfare."