Promoting Placement Stability
Seventy percent of placement disruptions occur in the first six months, primarily due to caregiver/parenting issues. Foster parents learn behaviors that promote stability and techniques to improve their responses to a child’s problematic behaviors.
• Identify how to reduce placement disruptions and increase placement stability
• Identify the three sources of instability
• Understand the impact of multiple moves on children
• Identify specific reactions to trauma that impact behavior