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Author Fitz-Gibbon, Jane (Jane Hall), author.

Title Welcoming strangers : nonviolent re-parenting of children in foster care / Jane Hall Fitz-Gibbon and Andrew Fitz-Gibbon.

Publication Info. New Brunswick (U.S.A.) : Transaction Publishers, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Non Fiction  362.76 FITZ-GIBBON    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.7685 F548W    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 180 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction : welcoming strangers -- Responding to a major need -- The multiple violences suffered by children in care -- Larger-houses, more children -- Thinking further about violence -- Why re-parenting? -- Teens, tantrums, sex, and substance abuse -- A question of ethics : how shall we live? -- The long term : permanence, adoption, returning home, and keeping in touch -- Spanking, discipline, and nonviolence -- Loving nonviolent habits and virtues -- Second-hand shock syndrome and caring for yourself -- Praxis : creating a nonviolent home with the ordinariness of love -- Addendum : money can't buy me love.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-176) and index.
Subject Foster children -- United States.
Foster home care -- United States.
Abused children -- Services for -- United States.
Child welfare -- United States.
Abused children -- Services for. (OCoLC)fst00794832
Child welfare. (OCoLC)fst00854709
Foster children. (OCoLC)fst00933178
Foster home care. (OCoLC)fst00933198
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Fitz-Gibbon, Andrew L., 1951- author.
ISBN 9781412862769 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
1412862760 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
9781412862264 (e-book)
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