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A study of U.S. adoption breakdown : exploring current factors associated with breakdown and challenging times in adoption adjustment.
Adoption breakdown often results in devastating effects for the family and child. Children and parents who experience adoption breakdown suffer adverse residual effects of a traumatic experience. Given the dire outcomes ...
Public school response to the trauma of school shootings.
Public school shootings in the United States have reached levels of epidemic concern. Current research related to U.S. school shootings addresses a variety of issues including historical analysis, political influences ...
Justice, faith and politics : congregational engagement in social justice issues.
Social work and Christianity both have a longstanding history of social justice engagement. Congregations and the profession of social work are both navigating unique aspects of the United States’ current divided and ...
Extensions of grace : an examination of clergy as gatekeepers in youth mental health.
Approximately half of all mental health concerns will begin by 14 years of age and 75% will develop by 24 years of age. Congregations are often a primary point of contact for individuals seeking support related to a mental ...