- 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.
- New SAMHSA Materials Inform Families About Mental Health Disorders
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) created a suite of educational materials to help caregivers and youth learn about the symptoms and treatment options for a...