'Adoption success': the reality of adoptive placements today
Wright, Kerri (2009) 'Adoption success': the reality of adoptive placements today. Practice: Social Work in Action, 21 (2). pp. 119-125. ISSN 0950-3153 (Print), 1742-4909 (Online) (doi:10.1080/09503150902807607)Full text not available from this repository.
In order to make adoption a true success story for adoptive parents and their children the number of adoptive placements that disrupt needs to become a key target. At present approximately 20 per cent of all adoptive placements
breakdown. This paper discusses the issues and difficulties facing adoptive families, using literature and personal experience, and suggests strategies and interventions that social workers need to be implementing if the disruption
rate is to decrease.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||adoption, adoption support, placement disruption|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman|
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care|
School of Health & Social Care > Department of Acute & Continuing Care
|Last Modified:||26 Mar 2012 18:13|
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