The Effects of Foster Care on the Foster Family
03/21 - 03/27
Providing foster care can change and shape family dynamics and relationships within the Resource family. Concepts involved in family systems including cohesion, hierarchy, and interdependence are covered in this training. You will read about early attachment deficits that foster children may bring to the family and how they can affect behavior, communication, and other interactions. You will see how you family’s culture and that of the child’s may affect the overall balance and functioning of the home, and explores ways to work with these differences to benefit all members.