Tag Archives: Children

Resiliency In a Trauma-Informed High School

Here. I’ve now brought this article up twice in the past two days (including in class), so I’m posting it. With the help of Natalie Turner, assistant director of the Washington State University Area Health Education Center in Spokane, WA, … Continue reading

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Hearings on First Nations Child Welfare

News article here. OTTAWA – The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal begins hearings into a major case this morning about federal financing for First Nations child welfare. Read it on Global News: Global News | First Nations child welfare funding in … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Book on ICWA by Barbara Atwood

Barbara Atwood, a prominent commentator on the Indian Child Welfare Act, soon will be publishing her book, “Children, Tribes, and States: Adoption and Custody Conflicts over American Indian Children” with Carolina Academic Press. She has posted the first chapter of … Continue reading

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Native American Kids Still Disproportionately Represented in Foster Care

From the Seattle Post Intellegencer: Excerpt: Native American, black kids more likely to end up in foster care Percentage of whites put in system among lowest By JOHN IWASAKI P-I REPORTER Until he was 17, Charles Goodwin spent most of … Continue reading

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