The impact of a foster parent intervention for children with externalizing problems on traumatic stress problems


Objectives: About 60% of foster children experienced complex traumatic events before foster placement such as neglect, dysfunctional parents, emotional abuse etc. As a consequence a considerable number of foster children has... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Johan Vanderfaeillie (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  2. Femke Vanschoonlandt (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  3. Frank Van Holen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  4. Skrallan De Maeyer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)

Topic Areas

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


OS-12 » Emotional and Behavioral Problems of Children in Care (16:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala 3)