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Author DeGarmo, John, 1969-

Title The foster parenting manual : a practical guide to creating a loving, safe and stable home / John DeGarmo ; foreword by Mary Perdue.

Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  306.87 D317    ---  Available
Description 160 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 142-143) and index.
Contents Foster care: children, parents, and caseworkers -- The history of foster care -- Training -- Placement: how to prepare -- Problems foster children face -- Creating rules and expectations -- Your foster child and his development -- Foster children and school -- Working with caseworkers -- Birth parents and you -- Protecting yourself and your family -- Finding help as a foster parent -- When a foster child leaves -- Adoption.
Subject Foster parents.
Foster children.
ISBN 9781849059565 (pbk.)
184905956X (pbk.)

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