Matching decision making in family foster care: Experiences of matching professionals in daily practice


Objectives Studies on matching decision making in family foster care have shown different characteristics of the child and the foster family that could or should be the focus of the decision making process, such as ethnicity,... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Kirti Zeijlmans (University of Groningen)
  2. Mónica López (University of Groningen)
  3. Hans Grietens (University of Groningen)
  4. Erik J. Knorth (University of Groningen)

Topic Areas

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


SYM21 » Understanding the complexity of the matching decision making in out-of-home care (11:00 - Friday, 16th September, Sala 1)