The motivations for fostering and its connections with healthy family relationships in a sample of non parental foster families from Madrid. A qualitative study of 26 foster children and their foster families using a multi-instrument research.


Although the difference between adoption and foster care is meant to be clearly established in theory, the reality is that the distintion still remains insatisfactory in practice. There are few non-kinship foster families in... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Teresa Diaz (Universidad San Pablo CEU Madrid)

Topic Areas

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


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