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ISS/IRC Code PER-ADOPT UK-01-006
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Title Adoption and adjustment in adolescence
Author FERGUSSON David
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Date published/issue 00-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering, Skyline House, 200 Union Street, London SE1 OLX
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Country concerned FRANCE
Index Foster-care
Interacial
Adoption-open
Disabled
Child-post-adopt-sup
Free text Spring 1998 issue of this publication: article by David Fergusson and John Horwood on findings of a study of adopted adolescents conducted in New Zealand ; in "Race, adoption and tomorrow's social workers" Derek Kirton analyses attitudes of student social workers in the UK on the debate concerning same-race vs multi-racial adoptions; a French research study "Effects in adulthood of separations and long-term foster care" concludes that despite varied outcomes, a stable care environment, backed up by counselling and support can significantly help children separated from their birth families; article on "Recruiting alternative families for children with disabilities"; "Nottinghamshire's letterbox contact service" assessed by authors Pat Rajan and Liz Lister; historical background and concerns on the creation of this service that aims to maintain links between adoptive parents and birth families by Nottingham Social Services

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Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Psychology
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