Previous Life Experiences And The Vulnerability Of Children Adopted From Out-Of-Home Care: The Impact Of Adverse Childhood Experiences And Child Welfare Decision Making

Despite the increasing use of adoption to provide permanence for children living in out-of-home care, relatively little is known about the children involved. This paper presents findings on the previous life experiences of an entire cohort of ‘difficult to place’ adoptees who were placed in Australia over 26 years. 
Author(s): Tregeagle, Susan.;Moggach, Lynn.;Trivedi, Helen.;Ward, Harriet.
Published: 2019
Journal Name: Children and Youth Services Review
v. 96, January 2019, p. 55-63
Available from: Elsevier