Results of SOP, an intensive support program to improve collaboration between birth and foster parents


Objectives: When a child is placed into family foster care, a good collaboration between birth and foster parents must be established. A good collaboration between both parties is associated with more stable foster placements.... [ view full abstract ]


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

Topic Areas

Family foster care and adoption , Program evaluation and quality in child welfare


OS-40 » Foster Care (16:30 - Friday, 16th September, Sala Polivalente)