• Dec 2005/Jan 2006
  • Vol. 6, No. 10


  • Experiences From the Children's Psychotherapy Project
    The Children's Psychotherapy Project (CPP) provides pro bono high-quality therapy to children in foster care following the tenet of "one child, one therapist, for as long as it takes."...

  • A New Handbook for Child Welfare
    A new handbook brings together the writings of more than 75 eminent academics, policymakers, and practitioners in the field of child welfare to talk about safety, permanency, and well-being of...

  • Impact of Child Maltreatment on Adult Income and Employment
    The effects of child abuse and neglect often last far into adulthood, and research has shown that there can even be socioeconomic impact for some adults abused as children. In the July 2005 issue...

  • Marriage and Child Well-Being
    Marriage and its impact on child well-being are the focus of the fall 2005 issue of "The Future of Children." In this special issue, leading scholars address such issues as: * The impact of...

  • Legal Resources for Dependency Cases
    First Star is a national nonprofit organization that advocates for improving the laws and systems that protect child victims of abuse and neglect. First Star provides an array of resources for...

  • The Center for Early Education and Development Merges With the Harris Center
    The University of Minnesota's Center for Early Education and Development (CEED) has merged with the Harris Training Center for Infant and Toddler Development to provide a comprehensive...

  • Relatives as Parents Program
    As part of its Relatives as Parents Program (RAPP), the Brookdale Foundation offers seed grants of $10,000 to local agencies and State public agencies to create or expand services for grandparents...