- September 2000
- Vol. 1, No. 6
Transracial Adoption and Foster Care: Practice Issues for ProfessionalsCrumbley, J. Child Welfare League of America Press. 1999. 158 pages. $18.95 paperback.
This book, aimed at professionals who work with foster and adopted children and their families, concentrates on transracial issues. Three sections address, respectively:
- Specific ways that practitioners can work with transracial adoptive and foster families to ensure that children develop positive racial and cultural identities
- How practitioners might better serve transracial families
- Professionals concerns, such as cultural competence and recruitment.
The book contains a number of appendices, including a guide to resources and legislation and a bibliography.
To purchase a copy, contact:
Child Welfare League of America, Inc.
P.O. Box 2019
Annapolis Junction, MD 20701-2019