Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families Video Series. Melvin's Story [YouTube Video and Descriptive Audio].
Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families Video Series
Capacity Building Center for States. Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative.
1 YouTube video
Addresses the importance of agency resources, such as caregiver support groups and specialized training, to equip caregivers to work successfully with children and youth who have severe therapeutic needs. This video highlights a therapeutic foster parent's belief that effective advocacy relies on agency resources and training as well as community support. (Author abstract)
foster parents; foster children; foster adopt placement; foster parent support groups; foster parent retention; foster parents training; family reunification; child welfare agencies; child welfare services; empowerment; parent engagement