What Kinds of Prevention Programs Currently Exist?
This fact sheet is an excerpt from Emerging Practices in the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, (2003) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Children's Bureau, Office on Child Abuse and Neglect.... Public Policies Promoting Marriage May Not Benefit All Children,Cornell Social Policy Expert Finds i
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Overcoming the drawbacks of growing up with a single parent, black children do as well, both academically and socially, as blacks in two-parent homes, a study by Cornell University and University of Utah researchers indicates. Research has shown that the opposite is true for white... Child Welfare Expert Says Economic Indicators Hide the Multiple Stresses Faced by Poor Children in A
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Many people are unaware of the hardships suffered by families in the bottom rungs of society because conventional economic barometers paint rosy economic pictures that mask their plight, says a national authority on child welfare from Cornell University. "Poverty is social... Adoptive Parents: School Issues
School-aged children can be exposed to hurtful comments from their classmates, or feel uncomfortable with certain types of class assignments or language used in the classroom. Here are resources to help parents and educators work together for the children's benefit. Adoption and School Issues ...
Learning How to Trust
April 30, 2012, 6:29 pm
Tonight I had the privilege of talking to a great woman who has a heart for foster child adoption. She had such a neat perspective to share. I enjoyed our conversation. She desires to adopt a foster child that has dealt with loss or trauma in their life. What an interesting desire. It stems from... A Child's View
December 9, 2010, 10:32 am
When my son was four, he proudly announced that when he grew up, he was going to be a "girl zookeeper". I said, "That's nice, Charlie. I am glad that you're going to be a zookeeper, but when you grow up you're probably going to be a man."
"Why?" he asked.
"Because, most girls grow up to be... What's In A Name?
July 27, 2011, 10:21 am
To change an adopted child's name or Not. That is the highly debated question.
On the one hand, it's natural for parents to dream of naming their children, long before they've met them. I had names picked out long before I had my first boyfriend!
On the other hand, some parents feel...
Delayed Speech or Language Development - Nemours: Kids Health
Knowing what's "normal" and what's not in speech and language development can help you figure out if you should be concerned or if your child is right on schedule.
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A GESTALT THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVE ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN ...
MIDDLE-CHILDHOOD CHILD 20-21 2.1 Physical development 21 2.2 Psychic development: 21 2.2.1 Intellectual development 22 2.2.2 Emotional development 22-23 2.2.3 Motivation 23 2.3 Social development 23-25 2.4 Development of self-image 25-26