- September 2017
- Vol. 18, No. 6
- Children's Bureau Express
- Spotlight on Kinship Care
Spotlight on Kinship Care
Read about new kinship care guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics that highlight how doctors can take a more active role in promoting safety and well-being in kinship care families, the positive effects of kinship care on youth, a pilot study on a training program for strengthening the bonds between young children and their kinship caregivers, and additional information regarding kinship care and the child welfare system.
- Report Points to Power of Positive Experiences to Overcome Childhood Adversity
A new report from Casey Family Programs explores emerging research that links positive experiences in childhood with healthy outcomes for children and families and their ability to mitigate the...
- Pediatricians Recommend Shared Decision-Making for Families of Children With Disabilities
A new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics explores a systematic approach to implementing shared decision-making (SDM) when working with children with disabilities and their...