• June 2002
  • Vol. 3, No. 5

Strategies and Tools for Practice

  • Temperament Assessments Seen as Effective Parenting and Child Abuse Prevention Tool
    A nonprofit organization called The Preventive Ounce has developed an assessment system in which a child's temperament can be determined, providing a valuable tool to parents (and other...

  • Respite Care: Help for Families Who Adopt Children with Special Needs
    Reduced stress and improved family relationships--those are a few of the benefits adoptive families can expect when they get a break from caring for their special needs children. The National...

  • Promising Approaches to Meeting the Health Care Needs of Children in Foster Care
    States and communities that aim to improve health services for children in the foster care system can turn to the website of the Georgetown University Child Development Center for the latest...