Catalogue by keywords / Intercountry adoptions: Manual for municipal social welfare committees

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT SWE-002
Partner
Title Intercountry adoptions: Manual for municipal social welfare committees
Author NIA (The Swedish National Board for Intercountry Adoptions)
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1991
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SWEDEN
Editor
Publisher NIA, The Swedish National Board for Intercountry Adoptions, Box 22086, S-104 22 Stockholm
Distributor
Page 65 p
Price
ISBN
Type of material Leaflet
Language of document English

Document information
Document description Guide
Country concerned SWEDEN
Index Family-adoptive
Training
Criteria
Adoption-intercountry
Follow-up-adoption
Child-post-adopt-sup
Procedure-adoption
Worktool
Adopt-fam-post-adopt-sup
Free text Manual destined to provide guidance for Swedish health and social welfare workers in their dealings with adoptive parents and children in cases of international adoption. Sections include: the special needs of foreign adoptive children; procedures and different elements in a home study; the situation of Swedish applicants for adoption when they are domiciled abroad (the services of the International Social Service, if available in the country of residence, is recommended when there is no possibility of obtaining a proper home study); article by Inga Gustafsson, psychotherapist and member of the Scientific Council of the National Board of Health and Welfare on the adequacy of adoptive parenting for people who suffer from "functional impairment".

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
Social work
Potential users GVT-Partner
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
GOVT