Best practices for mental health in child welfare: parent support and youth empowerment guidelines.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This paper, the second in a series of two guideline papers emerging from the 2007 Best Practices for Mental Health in Child Welfare Consensus Conference, provides an overview of the key issues related to parent support and youth empowerment in child welfare and presents consensus guidelines in these important areas. The paper also discusses some of the implications these guidelines have for the child welfare field.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Romanelli, LH; Hoagwood, KE; Kaplan, SJ; Kemp, SP; Hartman, RL; Trupin, C; Soto, W; Pecora, PJ; LaBarrie, TL; Jensen, PS; Child Welfare-Mental Health Best Practices Group,

Published Date

  • 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 88 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 189 - 212

PubMed ID

  • 19653459

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-4021


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States