Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 May 2016

152 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199371174

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The Neglected Transition

Building a Relational Home for Children Entering Foster Care

Monique B. Mitchell

  • Focuses on children's experiences of ambiguity, loss, and ambiguous loss in foster care.
  • Uses children's voices to illustrate how children's experiences of loss and ambiguity are neglected during their transition into foster care.
  • Emphasizes the importance of building a relational home to acknowledge, enfranchise, and heal children's experiences of loss, ambiguity, and trauma.
  • Uses Healing Suggestions throughout the text.

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