Adversity and Adjustment in Children in Institutions, Family Foster Care, and Adoption


The main aim of this study was to identify the adversity profiles of children in different childcare placements, and to analyse the relationship with their subsequent psychological adjustment. The sample consisted of 230... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Jesús M. Jiménez-Morago (University of Seville, Spain)
  2. Esperanza León (University of Seville)
  3. Maite Román (University of Seville)
  4. Jesús Palacios (University of Seville, Spain)

Topic Areas

Family foster care and adoption , Residential child care


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