In this month's CBX, read a message from Jerry Milner, Associate Commissioner of the Children's Bureau, about the importance of emotional and psychological well-being for children in foster care, as well as articles focusing on the mental health challenges and promising interventions for children and youth in foster care.
- Youth Mental Health First Aid Course
- Resource Center Aims to Improve the Appropriate Use of Psychotropic Medication for Children in Foste
- Predictors of Admission to Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities
- Let's Commit to Ensuring Emotional and Psychological Well-Being for Children in Foster Care
- Mental Health Interventions for Children in Foster Care
Spotlight on National Adoption Month
Spotlight on Youth Homelessness
News From the Children's Bureau
Read about two conceptual frameworks that seek to improve outcomes and increase child well-being for low-income families, a recent podcast from the Children's Bureau, and a list of the latest updates to the Children's Bureau website.
We highlight an evidence-based intervention that seeks to enhance a parent's or caregiver's ability to nurture and respond to an infant or child in their care as well as the importance of positive, transformational relationships for youth.
This section of CBX offers publications, articles, reports, toolkits, and other resources that provide either evidence-based strategies or other concrete help to child welfare and related professionals.
This section of CBX provides a quick list of interesting resources, such as websites, videos, journals, funding or scholarship opportunities, or other materials that can be used in the field or with families.
Find trainings, workshops, webinars, and other opportunities for professionals and families to learn about how to improve the lives of children and youth as well as a listing of upcoming events and conferences.