• July/August 2001
  • Vol. 2, No. 4

Strategies and Tools for Practice

  • Utah Prevents Shaken Babies Through Unique Public-Private Partnership
    Nothing can unnerve a new parent faster than a crying baby. Unfortunately, frazzled nerves can lead some parents to shake their babies. In an attempt to prevent this often fatal reaction, the...

  • Distance Learning Offers New Options for Adoption Preparation
    Learning from home is a new option for prospective adoptive parents, thanks to the first totally online parent preparation course, which is offered at the National Adoption Center's AdoptNet...

  • Florida First to Use Telemedicine to Evaluate Alleged Child Abuse
    Through the use of electronic or "telemedicine" technology, potential victims of child abuse referred to emergency rooms in rural Florida communities may be examined by a pediatrician or advanced...

  • Tools for Independent Living
    The Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) has several new publications available directed at helping foster care youth in their transition to adulthood and independence. "Toolbox No. 1:...