Family group conference in foster care: The role of the coordinator


Background: Family Group Conference (FGC), is a decision making model developed in New Zealand, and adapted for use in European child welfare. Two factors have been identified in previous research studies that make FGC... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Ketil Lenert Hansen (UIT The Artic University of Tromsø)
  2. Astrid Strandbu (The Arctic University of Norway, Regional Centre for Child and Youth Mental Health and Child Welfare)
  3. Renee Thørnblad (UIT The Artic University of Tromsø)

Topic Areas

Assessment and decision making in child welfare , Participation of children and families in child welfare interventions


OS-40 » Foster Care (16:30 - Friday, 16th September, Sala Polivalente)