Special Populations: Children with Unique Needs (Chapter 10 in Child Welfare: An Integrative Perspective).
Lewandowski, Cathleen A.
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This chapter examines the needs and concerns of special populations of children who are served by child welfare services, including children and youth who are in transitional living situations, who are immigrants, who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer or questioning, those with disabilities, and those who may have been trafficked. Discussion questions are included. 30 references. (Author abstract modified)
children with disabilities; child welfare services; foster children; lesbians; gays; transgender; children of immigrants; human trafficking