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ABA Child Law Practice

Medical Effects of Trauma Understanding how the body and health can be impacted by trauma will help you recognize when child clients have been medically affected by trauma and how you can best advocate for them.
Kids in School Rule! Kids in School Rule! gives students in foster care tools and supports to succeed and have positive experiences in school. Learn how it works and secrets to its success. Lock
Katherine Gomez: Reunification Hero Katherine Gomez is managing attorney at Community Legal Services in Philadelphia. For 15 years, she has honed her advocacy for families in the child welfare system.


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