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A Child's Journey Through Placement
     

A Child's Journey Through Placement

by Vera I. Fahlberg
 

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ISBN-10: 0944934110

ISBN-13: 9780944934111

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Perspectives Press, Incorporated

Children who are cared for in an out of home placement are in need of support and stability. This classic text offers information and advice for professionals and carers on how to help these children, who will often have attachment difficulties.

Vera I. Fahlberg, M.D. shares her experience and expertise, outlining the significance of attachment and separation,

Overview

Children who are cared for in an out of home placement are in need of support and stability. This classic text offers information and advice for professionals and carers on how to help these children, who will often have attachment difficulties.

Vera I. Fahlberg, M.D. shares her experience and expertise, outlining the significance of attachment and separation, the developmental stages specific to adoptive children and providing guidance on minimizing the trauma of moves. The book also features practical advice on case planning, managing behavior and direct work with children, and throughout are case studies and exercises which provide opportunities for further learning.

A readable, compassionate and practical text, A Child’s Journey Through Placement provides the foundation, the resources, and the tools to help students, professionals, parents and others who care to support children on their journey through placement to adulthood.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780944934111
Publisher:
Perspectives Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.92(w) x 10.14(h) x 0.88(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction. 1. Attachment and Separation. 2. Child Development. 3. Separation and Loss. 4. Minimizing the Trauma of Moves. 5. Case Planning. 6. Behavior Problems. 7. Direct Work with Children. Postscript. Glossary. Bibliography by Chapter. Bibliography. Index.

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