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Karen Albright, Laura Schwab Reese, Richard D. Krugman - Child Abuse & Neglect3 Jan 2019

The aim of this study was to investigate how workers within Child Protective Services (CPS) systems in Colorado and the Netherlands measure and perceive the effectiveness of their CPS system.

Kirti Zeijlmans, Mónica López López, Hans Grietens, Erik J. Knorth - Child Abuse & Neglect24 Dec 2018

This research explores how decision-making heuristics are used by practitioners to determine which foster family is the best fit for a child.

Harm Damen, Jan W. Veerman, Ad A. Vermulst, Rozemarijn van Pagée, Rozemarijn Nieuwhoff, Ron H.J. Scholte - Child & Family Social Work6 Dec 2018

The aim of this study was to examine changes in parental empowerment and child behavioural problems during a period of youth care and how changes are related to the kind of services provided.

Carolien Konijn - Children and Youth Services Review4 Dec 2018

For this study, ten multilevel meta-analyses were performed to examine factors that can affect instability of foster care placement.

E. L. L. Strijbosch, I. B. Wissink, G. H. P. van der Helm, G. J. J. M. Stams - Children and Youth Services Review28 Nov 2018

The present study describes how two youth care organizations in the Netherlands implemented group climate monitoring instruments for children as part of the broader ‘You Matter!’ project, and aims to answer the question how these monitoring instruments can help to improve group climate when routinely embedded in daily care.

Sharon Dijkstra, Jessica J. Asscher, Maja Deković, Geert Jan J. M. Stams, Hanneke E. Creemers - Child Maltreatment21 Nov 2018

The present study examined the effectiveness of Family Group Conferencing (FGC) in child welfare.

Better Care Network Netherlands7 Nov 2018

On 7 November the leading liberal party in the Netherlands, the VVD (Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie), released a white paper proposal (‘initiatiefnota’) on measures to combat orphanage tourism.

Jessica Vervoort-Schel, Gabriëlle Mercera, Inge Wissink, Emmelie Mink, Peer van der Helm, Ramón Lindauer and Xavier Moonen - International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health28 Sep 2018

In the present exploratory study 69 case-files of children referred to a Dutch national center for residential youth care for children with intellectual disabilities (ID) were analyzed to assess the prevalence and associations of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).

Frank Van Holen, Laurence Belenger, Elke Carlier, Babette Potoms, Johan Vanderfaeillie - Children and Youth Services Review17 Sep 2018

The present study is the first to examine reunification rates and characteristics associated with reunification decisions in Flemish short-term foster care.

Mónica López López, Helen Bouma, Erik J. Knorth, Hans Grietens - National Systems of Child Protection7 Aug 2018

This chapter draws on the policy analysis developed for the research project Hestia, which compares policies and responses to child abuse and neglect in England, Germany and the Netherlands.