• February 2015
  • Vol. 16, No. 1

Child Welfare Research

CBX explores the demographics of children in foster care in Alaska and a research study comparing educational outcomes of youth involved with Child Protective Services (CPS) to youth with no CPS involvement.

  • Demographic Trends Among Children in Foster Care in Alaska
    A November 2014 publication from the Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA), reports on the demographics—specifically, age, gender, race, and...

  • Services for Families Affected by Parental Methamphetamine Use
    In order to improve services and outcomes for children and families affected by parental methamphetamine use and other substance use disorders who are also involved with child welfare and the...

  • Massachusetts' Efforts to Address Children's Complex Trauma
    Child abuse and neglect are traumatic experiences for children, and that trauma can be compounded if child protective services must remove the child from home and place the child in foster care....

  • Educational Outcomes of Youth Involved With CPS
    The Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare's (CASCW's) Minnesota-Linking Information for Kids project published findings from a research study conducted in Minnesota that compared...