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Another mother : co-parenting with the foster care system

Author: Sarah Gerstenzang
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author describes her experiences being a foster parent, discussing home visits, intervention evaluation, parenting training sessions, transracial placement, and other related topics.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gerstenzang, Sarah.
Another mother.
Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)679452598
Named Person: Sarah Gerstenzang; Sarah Gerstenzang
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Gerstenzang
ISBN: 9780826515483 0826515487 9780826515490 0826515495
OCLC Number: 71581547
Description: xiii, 206 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: "Become a foster parent : help a child" --
And baby makes five? --
Help, American style --
I'm vanilla, you're chocolate --
Attachment : meeting the eyes of love --
Eye of the storm --
Transition --
The end of the beginning.
Responsibility: Sarah Gerstenzang.
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One night, social workers brought a baby girl to the author's home, and her life as a foster mother began. This title offers her anecdotes and reflections about race: acceptance and prejudice from  Read more...

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Sarah Gerstenzang does an excellent job of capturing the anxieties and challenges of fostering children in today's public child welfare system in this lively and engaging personal narrative. Although Read more...

 
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