Identity construction among young women with experiences of residential care


Background: The growing body of research on the well-being of young adults with a history of residential care highlights the considerable difficulties and challenges this population faces (Collins, 2001; Courtney & Dworsky,... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Mathilde Turcotte (Université Laval)
  2. Nadine Lanctôt (Université de Sherbrooke)

Topic Areas

Residential child care , Transition to adulthood from care


OS-18 » Gender and Sexual Development of Children in Care (11:00 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala 3)