Foster Parenting Toolbox (Paperback)

A Practical, Hands-On Approach to Parenting Children in Foster Care

By Kim Phagan-Hansel (Editor)

Emk Press, 9780972624466, 446pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2012

List Price: 29.95*
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Covering topics both timely and practical, The Foster Parenting Toolbox offers caregivers the help they need whether they've just started out on their foster parenting journey or they have already welcomed hundreds of children to their homes. This book provides words of wisdom, connections to others who have walked in the same shoes, and advice for the most difficult situations they might encounter.

More than 100 contributors who are professionals in the field including caseworkers, creators of curriculum and training for foster parents, social workers, and foster parents who have had years of experience have created this useful resource specifically for foster parents and the professionals who work with them.