1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Mixed Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors by the Parents; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: Living a Life-Long Dream; 3) Are We Ready to Support Survivors of Childhood Trauma in the Workplace?; 4) Landmark Moment as the United Nations (UN) Calls for the End of Orphanages; 5) Here’s the Truth About Foster Parents that Society is Ignoring; 6) Never Too Old for Family; 7) Foster Kids ‘Adopt’ Stuffed Animals;
1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Listening to Understand Instead of React; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: Forever Family: Mother Adopts Five Children in Foster Care; 3) We Have to Better Understand What Foster Parents Need; 4) We Must Understand Promise of Adolescent Development to Serve Youth; 5) How Vaping Nicotine Can Affect A Teenage Brain; 6) National Adoption Competency Mental Health Training Initiative (NTI) ; 7) A Child You Know is Being Bullied: How to Recognize Bullying and How to Help;
1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Reframing Mental Illness Diagnosis through a Trauma and Permanency Informed Lens – Oppositional Defiant Disorder; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: Who Knew a Game of Uno Could Change Your Life?; 3) PromiseShip Celebrates 10 Years of Building Families; 4) The Adoption Process: Men and Women Handle Scenarios Differently; 5) Experts Share 6 Things You Should Know Before Working with Kids; 6) Shifting the Focus from Trauma to Compassion; 7) Judge Took a Chance on a Teen in Trouble. Now She’s Becoming a Lawyer
Permanency Tip of the Week: Responding to: “You Are Not My Real Family” Whether we are serving families who provide Permanency to our Youth or we are a family providing that Permanency, some form of this statement will likely be delivered by our Youth at some point along the journey. Particularly for our Permanency families, […]
1) Permanency Tip of the Week: Survival Skills – Thank Goodness our Youth have them!; 2) Permanency Success Story of the Week: The Program Connecting Foster Kids with Relatives – “James”; 3) Coming Together to Create the Child Welfare System We All Want; 4) 5 Things You Need to Survive as a Foster Parent; 5) Preparing and Supporting Foster Parents Who Adopt; 6) Disrupting School-Justice Pathways for Youth with Behavioral Health Needs; 7) Understanding Trauma-Informed Care: What Does It Look Like?