by James Sayre, M.D.; produced by Rose Films, Inc. In this video, foster parents discuss why they decided to foster children, how they handle the challenges they face, and the rewards of helping children in crisis. Comes with discussion guidelines. See Program Details for more information about this video. (24 min.) This video is available in English or dubbed in Spanish (Click for Spanish).
Provides a good introduction to the world of foster parenting, including:
why they decided to become foster parents
what foster children need
how they deal with special problems a child might have
being the child's advocate
finding support from caseworkers, family, friends, and other foster parents
their relationship with the child's biological parents
coping when a foster child returns to his family
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