31 results for your search

Advocating for Children in Foster and Kinship Care
See details
presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
This book is the first to provide strategies for effective advocacy and placement within the foster care and kinship care systems. It also takes a rare look at the dynamics of the foster and kinship relationship, not just among children and the agency workers and service providers who intervene on their behalf, bu...
presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
×
African American Children and Families in Child Welfare
See details
written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
This text proposes corrective action to improve the institutional care of African American children and their families, calling attention to the specific needs of this population and the historical, social, and political factors that have shaped its experience within the child welfare system. The authors critique...
written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
×
I Am Kuba
See details
directed by Åse Svenheim Drivenes, fl. 2015; produced by Tone Grøttjord-Glenne, Edward Porembny, fl. 1989 and Anita Rehoff Larsen, fl. 2012, Sant & Usant (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2015), 58 mins
When the family business goes bankrupt, Kuba and MikoÅ‚aj's parents are forced to leave Poland to find work abroad. "I am Kuba" is a coming - of - age film about the twelve - year - old Kuba who must take care of his eight - year - old brother while his parents are away. As times goes by, Kuba becomes a teena...
directed by Åse Svenheim Drivenes, fl. 2015; produced by Tone Grøttjord-Glenne, Edward Porembny, fl. 1989 and Anita Rehoff Larsen, fl. 2012, Sant & Usant (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2015), 58 mins
×
Angelo Unwritten
See details
directed by Alice Stone, fl. 1995; produced by Alice Stone, fl. 1995, Filkela Films (Privately Published, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
Pulsing to the beats of Angelo's original raps, Angelo Unwritten is an intimate portrait of a troubled yet gifted young man's journey through foster care. He stumbles toward adulthood, drops out of school and into trouble with the law. But his foster parents never give up on him, even as he pushes them away
directed by Alice Stone, fl. 1995; produced by Alice Stone, fl. 1995, Filkela Films (Privately Published, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
×
Assessment and Intervention with Mothers and Partners Following Child Sexual Abuse: Empowering to Protect
See details
presented by Jenny Still, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
Assessment and Intervention with Mothers and Partners Following Child Sexual Abuse provides valuable and readily accessible information on child sex offenders and explains how to successfully apply that information in everyday assessment and intervention practice.
presented by Jenny Still, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
×
Billy Says…You Should be Taken Care of
See details
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 2 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 2 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
×
Billy Says…Foster Carers Can Help
See details
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 3 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 3 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
×
Billy Says…What You Think Matters
See details
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 4 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 4 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
×
Billy Says…Waiting Can be Hard
See details
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 5 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 5 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
×
Billy Says…Living as a New Family takes Practice
See details
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 6 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 6 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
×

Pages