Books tagged: child welfare

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Facing The World Without Love
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Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 49,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How The Welfare and Foster Care System Has Destroyed Our Society's "Throwaway" Children.
Children with Serious Conduct Issues: A Case Study, a NEATS Analysis, and Case Planning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is for parents and professionals as they work together to help children who have serious conduct issues. Conduct issues are common in childhood. The issues are serious when children do not respond to reasonable parental requests and when children's actions put themselves and others in danger. This book provides much needed information and guidance.
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Children have a lot to say about their own sexual abuse, much of it surprising. They know far more than adults realize and have views that call out abusers for who they really are. Based on interviews, this article shows the many different ways that children think about being sexually abused.
A NEATS Analysis of Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) require special care. This article describes ADHD, illustrates main points with case examples, and provides guidelines for parents and professionals. The article covers neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, and self-regulation (NEATS).
Emma & Her Forever Person
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Emma is a beautiful chestnut filly who wants a forever person. No one seems to want her. Emma thinks it's because of her floppy ears. Finally, along comes Kay who loves Emma's ears. Emma had found her forever person.
Invisible Kids Marcus Fiesel's Legacy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Transmedia Books. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Every so often a story hits the headlines and for a brief moment people awaken to the plight of a child in foster care. These stories are not uncommon, they are just not often told. Invisible Kids reveals an insider’s view of foster care—the successes and the failures—and details how the foster care system can be improved. It tugs at the heartstrings and motivates action.
Angel No More
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
You Gotta Have Manners
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sid doesn't only dream of a new mum and dad, but is willing to work very hard to achieve that goal.
Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
Between 1854 and 1930, more than 200,000 orphaned or abandoned children were sent west on orphan trains to find new homes. Some were adopted by loving families; others were not as fortunate. In recent years, some of the riders have begun to share their stories. Andrea Warren alternates chapters about the history of the orphan trains with the story of Lee Nailling, who in 1926 rode an orphan train.
Flop; The Little Rabbit Who Was Happy to Be Different
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Price: $3.08 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Flop looks different from all her friends. She is desperate to look the same; however she discovers that she has one special quality the other rabbits don't possess. So now all her friends wish to be like her. An enchanting little book which children who are different will find uplifting and inspiring.