Foster Parents Speak: Preferred Characteristics of Foster Children and Experiences in the Role of Foster Parent

@inproceedings{Rosenwald2008FosterPS,
  title={Foster Parents Speak: Preferred Characteristics of Foster Children and Experiences in the Role of Foster Parent},
  author={Mitchell Rosenwald and Laura Robin Bronstein},
  year={2008}
}
ABSTRACT Foster parents play a pivotal role in the child welfare system. A study that employed focus groups with foster parents was conducted at a private foster care agency with the initial purpose of understanding the characteristics of foster children that foster parents both preferred and not preferred. In the qualitative research tradition, their answers addressed the topic of characteristics and expanded to provide additional data on their experience as foster parents. Using theme… CONTINUE READING

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