Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock () or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

July/August 2011Vol. 12, No. 6Families in Society E-newsletter

After a hiatus of several years, Families in Society has revived its e-newsletter version of Practice & Policy Focus. The newest edition, Immigration & Social Work, explores the aftereffects of immigration and provides professionals with insight, tips, and suggestions for cultural sensitivities, in articles that address topics such as:

  • Postmigration mother-daughter relationships
  • Effects of immigration raids on families and communities
  • Citizenship choice conflict guidelines

Archived editions are available to online users as well, with back issues examining a variety of social work and child welfare topics.

To view the newest or archived editions of Practice & Policy Focus, visit the Families in Society website: