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|Document Title:||Identifying The Essential Competencies For Resource Parents To Promote Permanency And Well-Being Of Adolescents In Care.|
|Personal Author:||Patterson, Debra.,Day, Angelique.,Vanderwill, Lori.,Willis, Tamarie.,Resko, Stella.,Henneman, Kris.,Cohick, Sue.|
|Abstract:||The number of teens entering foster care and those subsequently aging out, has been steadily increasing in recent years. The majority of these teens experience placement instability while in care and do not secure permanency before entering young adulthood. These adolescents often have complex needs due to trauma histories, and as a result, many of these youth struggle with unemployment, homelessness, and incarceration, and they experience chronic physical and mental health challenges as young adults. There has been limited training available to prepare resource parents to care for adolescents who have experienced chronic trauma. The current study is the first phase...more|