• April 2006
  • Vol. 7, No. 3


  • Working With Traumatized Children
    The understanding and treatment of traumatized children in out-of-home care is the focus of a new book, "Working with Traumatized Children in Child Welfare." The book provides a framework for...

  • Family Group Conferencing
    Family Group Conferencing (FGC) safeguards children by broadening the group of people who are committed to their safety. A new book, "Widening the Circle: The Practice and Evaluation of Family...

  • Mental Health Information for Judges
    The Office of Child Development and Mental Health (OCDMH) is an independent, nonprofit affiliate of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. It was established to provide...

  • Assisting Youth With Serious Mental Health Conditions
    The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law has analyzed 57 Federal programs that address the needs of youth with serious mental health conditions who are transitioning into adulthood. Their "Moving...

  • A Colorado Response to Drug-Endangered Children
    The Colorado Alliance for Drug-Endangered Children (DEC) is a nonprofit group that provides information, resources, and protocols for professionals who respond to the needs of children who have...

  • Guidance for Grant Seekers
    Providing up-to-date information on available grants from private foundations is the core mission of the Foundation Center. The information about each foundation includes: * Contacts ...

  • The Public Welfare Foundation Announces Funding Priorities
    Youth programs are among the priorities recently announced for the Public Welfare Foundation's 2006 funding cycle. The focus is on support for organizations that include service, advocacy, or...