(Taken from the Adoption Glossary)
Residential Treatment: A therapeutic intervention processes for individuals who cannot or do not function satisfactorily in their own home environments. For children and adolescents, residential treatment tends to be the last resort when a child is in danger of hurting himself or others.
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Virginia State Adoption Subsidy Profile
1. What specific factors or conditions does your State consider to determine that a child cannot be placed with adoptive parents without providing financial assistance? ("What is your State definition of special needs?") A child with special needs is defined as a child that has at... Treatment Foster Care - One Parent\'s Story
One Parent's Story by Lynn a TFC Parent and Soon-to-be Adoptive parent of Family Pride TFC in Las Cruces, NM I am a treatment foster care parent. I did traditional foster care for some time and then transitioned to treatment foster care after a child I had in my home required treatment. ... Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC)
In order for a child to be legally placed from one state to another, an Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children, or ICPC, MUST be completed. Trying to by-pass this requirement will lead to whatever punishment the jurisdiction has in place. This could mean removal of the child from your... Connecticut State Adoption Subsidy Profile
1. What specific factors or conditions does your State consider to determine that a child cannot be placed with adoptive parents without providing financial assistance? ("What is your State definition of special needs?") A child with special needs is defined as a child that has at...
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What Could Have Been
October 26, 2008, 6:24 pm
Over the weekend I got to see my beautiful niece, Lisa. I don’t get to spend as much time with her as I’d like so any time with her is treasured.
Lisa and my son, Sammy, are two months apart in age, but worlds apart in maturity. Talking with her made me contemplate what could have been if... Letting Go
October 25, 2008, 1:51 pm
While I was reading my devotion today, I read the comments about the passage in the margin. I use the Women of Faith Study Bible and there are notes all through the bible about different passages, the women in some of the stories and about the books of the bible themselves.
Today’s devotion... This Is Good-Bye
November 2, 2008, 3:29 pm
This is not a blog about children saying good-bye to birth families, foster families or adoptive families, although it easily could be. Instead, this is my good-bye. This will be my last blog.
I am tired and do not feel that I can fully give you the quality of blogs that you deserve. ...
"Residential Treatment" in the Adoption Forums
February 25, 2014, 10:55 am
Hi people! I am new to this website, and I was wondering if anyone had an advice on how to deal with sociopathic teens.
For the last two months my hubby and I have been unofficially fostering Hubby's 17 year old brother, who is a diagnosable sociopath. He was doing very poorly at home, and the...
Update and question
January 6, 2014, 9:24 am
So I called and left a message this morning. Just received a call back. Apparently, she is in a residential treatment place right now and is not ready for adoption. However she did put our names in her fie that we're interested when she does become available.
Here's my question: what behaviors...
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Cheryl and Leonard Sokoloski adopted an eight-year-old boy in 1990. Eight years later, their son returned to his birth mother's home. Cheryl started attending a local support group shortly...
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