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Foster Care Glossary
ADD: Attention Deficit Disorder ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Agency: Foster Family Care Agency, A children and youth social service agency subject to the requirements of the Dept of Public Welfare Child: An individual who is one of the following: Under the age...
Kansas State Resources
State Agencies and Organizations United States Senators Honorable Sam Brownback (R) 303 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-6521 (202) 228-1265 (Fax) E-mail Web Form: http://brownback.senate.gov/CMEmailMe.htm Web: http://brownback.senate.gov Honorable Pat Roberts (R) ... Helpful Adoption Terms to Know
Helpful Adoption Terms to Know (1/00) Abandonment Desertion of a child by a parent or adult primary care giver with no provisions for continued childcare nor with any apparent intention to return to resume caregiving. Abuse and Neglect Physical, sexual and/or emotional maltreatment. Child... Post-Adoption Services Work in Many Ways
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New Resource - The Edge Foundation: Coaching Students With ADHD
June 29, 2008, 4:29 pm
A new resource is available for students who struggle with educational success because of their ADHD. An organization called The Edge Foundation has begun training coaches to help ADHD students succeed in school and college. Coaching seems to be a new trend in the U.S.A to help young people... Dyspraxia
September 29, 2008, 6:48 pm
My friend, Elaine, added a new child to her family with a diagnosis that I was totally unfamiliar with. I donít claim to be an expert on special needs adoption, but I typically hear the same two dozen or so disorders when I talk to other parents. This one threw me for a loop and Elaine and I... Are you comfortable with prenatal exposure to alcohol, tobacco, and drugs?
May 12, 2011, 12:53 pm
I don't ask this question to scare you. But I ask because it is a real possibility in almost any type of adoption, from international to U.S. infant to foster care. You need to go into adoption with your eyes wide open instead of burying your head in the sand. You may be thinking "this doesn't...