Therapeutic Interventions for Foster Children: A Systematic Research Synthesis

  title={Therapeutic Interventions for Foster Children: A Systematic Research Synthesis},
  author={Patricia Ann Craven and Robert E. Lee},
  journal={Research on Social Work Practice},
  pages={287 - 304}
Approximately 30% of children in foster care have severe emotional, behavioral, or developmental problems. A systematic research synthesis of empirical studies was conducted in an attempt to identify and classify therapeutic interventions for foster children. Utilizing a treatment protocol classification system, empirical studies were classified according to their theoretical, clinical, and empirical support. A total of 18 studies were reviewed, including a compare and contrast of… 

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