Therapeutic foster care: critical issues
Robert P. Hawkins, National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.). Antisocial and Violent Behavior Branch
Child Welfare League of America, Jan 1, 1989 - Family & Relationships - 221 pages
This book discusses the origins and strategy of therapeutic foster care or foster family-based treatment, compares it to other strategies, presents data on 48 such programs, and discusses some of the major issues in design, administration, evaluation, and dissemination.
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Introduction to Part
A National Program Survey
THE CONTEXT OF THERAPEUTIC
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