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Trauma in Practice Trauma. It affects most children in the child welfare system. Understand trauma, and all its forms. Know how it impacts children and families to best advocate for their needs.
School Discipline and Youth in Care New federal guidance promotes alternate ways of disciplining students. Kids in care could benefit, but their needs must be addressed. Lock
Parental Depression Tips 6 things every child should know about a parent's depression.


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