Child Trauma

California Governor Names Nadine Burke Harris as State’s First-Ever Surgeon General

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) named pediatrician Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, a pioneer in the study of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), as the state’s first surgeon general on Monday. Burke Harris is the founder of the San […]

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Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #11: Increase Adoption of African-American Males

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed congressional internships. […]

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Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #8: Guaranteed Housing for Youth Who Age Out of Foster Care

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed Congressional […]

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Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #7: Specialized Services for Kids of Parents with Severe Mental Illness

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed Congressional […]

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Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #5: Better Reporting Options for Maltreatment in Foster Care

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed congressional […]

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Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #4: Increase Federal Academic Assistance for Foster Youth

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who completed congressional […]