One or two decades from now, we might look back at a Northwestern University study completed this month as a major turning point in the history of child welfare, fosterGet the rest of the story by subscribing to The Chronicle of Social Change We are a nonprofit, solution-based daily news site devoted to child welfare, juvenile justice, and other youth services. Our subscribers get access to expert analysis, insider news, grants and funder profiles. Click here to subscribe> (or log in now if you already have a subscription). Still not sure? Check out our FAQs.> If you'd like to purchase a group subscription or need to be invoiced, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Tags: adoptionchild welfaredrugsFASDfetal alcohol spectrum disordersfoster carehealthmental healthparentingsubstance exposure — John Kelly John Kelly is senior editor for The Chronicle of Social Change.