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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT ENG-048
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Title Preparing Special-Needs Children for Adoption Through Use of a Life Book
Author McINTURF John W
Generic unit Child Welfare

General information
Date published/issue 08-00-1986
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Child Welfare League of America
Distributor
Page pp 3
Price
ISBN
Type of material Monograph
Language of document

Document information
Document description
Country concerned
Index Child-info-counsel
Prepa-adoption-child
Child-life-book
Free text Preparing a special needs child is essential for successful permanent placement. Different methods are suggested that can be used depending on the background and the needs of a particular child - games, drawings, life-story books that helps the child put together and understand all the elements that contributed to his present situation and help him to accept termination of the relationship with his biological family before permanent placement through adoption.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
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