Walk a Mile in My Shoes: A Book about Biological Parents for Foster Parents and Social Workers

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Child Welfare League of America, Jan 1, 1989 - Family & Relationships - 87 pages
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This book can help foster parents and caseworkers get into the shoes of birthparents. Foster parents may use it as a self-help guide. Case workers will find it helps attune them to the tasks both foster parents and birthparents face. Agencies will find it especially effective for use in the separate and joint training of caseworkers and foster parents and for use by teachers and students in learning about birthfamilies.

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Contents

The Frontline Team
7
More About the Biological Parent
17
Biological ParentsFeelings
31
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Nisivoccia is Acting Deputy Director and Director of Curriculum Development at the James Satterwhite Child Welfare Training Academy in New York City. She is also Adjunct Professor at New York University and Yeshiva University Schools of Social Work. Dr. Nisivoccia has practiced, supervised, administered, taught and written in the field of child welfare for over 17 years.

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