Subjective Well-Being of Children in Residential Care (Chapter 3 in Psychosocial Well-being of Children and Adolescents in Latin America: Evidence-based Interventions).
Children’s Well-Being: Indicators and Research.
Schutz, Fabiane Friedrich. Cassarino-Perez, Luciana. Cordova, Vitoria Ermel.
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This chapter reviews results of recent studies conducted in different countries on the subjective well-being of children and adolescents, provides a historical and contextual overview of residential care in Brazil, discusses findings from the Group on Community Psychology of well-being in children and adolescents in care in southern Brazil, and discusses the specific the research context with children in state protection. 1 table and numerous references.
Brazil; well being; residential care institutions; foster children; emotional adjustment; childs attitudes; child abuse; child neglect