- November 2019
- Vol. 20, No. 9
- Children's Bureau Express
- Child Welfare Research
Child Welfare Research
We highlight a study on how social supports can help lessen the impact of childhood trauma for adult adoptees and a study that looks at adoption outcomes in two states and how preadoptive risk factors can affect permanence.
- Mediating Effects of Social Support in Childhood and Adolescence and Well-Being in Adult Domestic Adoptees
Research has shown that adverse childhood experiences and other emotional or behavioral problems during adolescence have a negative impact on adult well-being. A study from the Journal of...
- Study Highlights Opportunity to Target Services to At-Risk Families to Improve Adoption Stability
A study that looks at adoption outcomes in two large states highlights the preadoptive risk factors most associated with reentry into foster care and points to an opportunity to improve adoption...