Matching in Flanders: research with the Assessment Questionnaire Foster care Situations -Revised


Objectives: In the Flemish foster care practice, objective instruments to assist the matching process are lacking. The need for an instrument designed for that purpose is high. Based on the theory of Street and Davies (1999),... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Skrallan De Maeyer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  2. Johan Vanderfaeillie (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  3. Frank Van Holen (Pleegzorg Vlaams Brabant en Brussel)
  4. Laura Gypen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  5. Laurence Belenger (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)

Topic Areas

Assessment and decision making in child welfare , Family foster care and adoption


SYM21 » Understanding the complexity of the matching decision making in out-of-home care (11:00 - Friday, 16th September, Sala 1)