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ABA Child Law Practice

Legal Orphans Need Attorneys Children in the child welfare system whose parents' rights are terminated but don't achieve permanency become "legal orphans." They can still achieve permanent situations. Learn how.
Childhood Domestic Violence Understand childhood domestic violence, its impact, and how to tap the resilience of children who are exposed. Lock
Addressing Child Trauma Use a strength-based approach to improve your ability to work with child clients impacted by trauma.


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