Child Welfare

A Crisis Reveals the Need to Modernize Juvenile Courts

…And in any event, these decisions should not wait a single moment more than necessary when there are abundant ways in which they can be resolved. _____________________________________________________________________________ Vivek Sankaran is… […]

Child Welfare

Child Welfare Professionals Must Embrace a Culture of Scrutiny

…end up causing more harm to the families we are here to serve. _________________________________________________________________________________________ Vivek Sankaran is the director of the Child Advocacy Law Clinic and the Child Welfare Appellate… […]

Child Trauma

‘Your Father is as Worthless as Your Mother’

…resources will solve child welfare’s problems. _________________________________________________________________________________________ Vivek Sankaran is the director of the Child Advocacy Law Clinic and the Child Welfare Appellate Clinic at the University of Michigan Law… […]