The effectiveness of training and support for carers and other professionals on the physical and emotional health and well-being of looked-after children and young people: a systematic review.

@article{EversonHock2012TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of training and support for carers and other professionals on the physical and emotional health and well-being of looked-after children and young people: a systematic review.},
  author={Emma S Everson-Hock and Rachel K. Jones and Louise R. Guillaume and Jayne Clapton and Elizabeth C Goyder and Jim Chilcott and Nick Payne and Alfredo F Due{\~n}as and Laurel M. Sheppard and Christian Swann},
  journal={Child: care, health and development},
  year={2012},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={162-74}
}
Looked-after children and young people (LACYP) are recognized as a high-risk group for behavioural and emotional problems, and additional specialist training for foster carers may reduce such problems. This systematic review aimed to identify and synthesize evidence on the effectiveness of additional training and support provided to approved carers, professionals and volunteers on the physical and emotional health and well-being of LACYP (including problem behaviours and placement stability… CONTINUE READING