Safe and Sound: Responding to the Experiences of Children Adopted or in Foster Care
Source: American Academy of Pediatrics
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Audience(s): Educators, Families, Health or Mental Health Professional, School Staff or Administrators
Focus Population: Foster Youth
Topics: Culturally Responsive Supports, School Climate and Classroom Supports, Trauma
Created with support from the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption and Jockey Being Family, this series of resources is designed to help children who have experienced trauma and adversity, by helping their parents, caregivers, and other adults in their lives understand how that early trauma may have affected them. Each guide can be downloaded and shared to provide ideas for how to help children, and links to additional information and resources.