February 01, 2015

For Your Bookshelf: Rocking the Cradle

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Rocking the Cradle: Ensuring the Rights of Parents with Disabilities and their Children, published by the federal National Council on Disability in 2012, is a must-have resource for parent advocates. The report includes a comprehensive review of the rights of parents with disabilities and their children. It is a good advocacy tool and is cited in court opinions in child welfare, family law, adoption, and assisted reproductive technology cases. It includes interviews with experts and parents with disabilities, model legislation, and practice and policy strategies.

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