A longitudinal examination of outcomes post adoption or guardianship in one U.S. State

Abstract

Between 2000 and 2015 the U.S. foster care caseload decreased while the number of children in adoptive homes doubled; in the U.S. there are 2.8 children living in federally-assisted adoptive and guardianship homes for every... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Nancy Rolock (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)

Topic Area

Family foster care and adoption

Session

SYM11 » When things do not go as intended: adoption breakdown, its incidence and circumstances (11:00 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala Principal)