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Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences
This free book available for download offers an interdisciplinary perspective on immigrant and refugee families' challenges and resilience across multiple domains.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program
This brief identifies the types of questions home visiting program awardees are asking about family engagement in their state-led evaluations.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Family Law and Public Policy
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An Overview of Policy Differences across States and Territories as of October 1, 2015
These Infographics from show differences in child care subsidy policies across U.S. states and territories.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Planning for Adoption: Knowing the Costs and Resources
For families interested in adoption, this factsheet explains the wide range of expenses associated with the various types of adoption and offers multiple resources
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Reunification: Bringing Your Children Home From Foster Care
For families working toward reunification, this factsheet offers a general overview of the entire process, from foster care to returning and living at home.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Internal Dynamics of Families
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Lessons Learned From Three States
The states of Indiana, Oregon, and Vermont participated in a project to develop cross-sector infant-toddler policy priorities.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
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“Bedsharing” refers to a parent (usually the mother) and infant sharing the same adult bed for all or part of the night.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Interpersonal Relationships
Internal Dynamics of Families
Family Law and Public Policy
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An overview of the advent and proliferation of statutorily mandated divorce education classes in the United States as well as their goals.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
Parent Education and Guidance
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Analysis of the 2017 United Nations meeting focused on "women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work."
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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/sites/default/files/2017-04/SherifTrask.pdf
Bahira Sherif Trask, Ph.D., is recently gave the keynote presentation at the 50th Session of the Commission on Population and Development at UN Headquarters
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Family Law and Public Policy
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The Center for Law and Social Policy examines the policies that have led the United States to incarcerate people at a rate higher than any other developed nation.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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The Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC) has released a new policy memo titled "Putting Evidence at the Heart of Making Policy."
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This Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC) memo argues that more should be done to improve research capabilities.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) released a brief examining income and employment patterns of working families.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Resource Management
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"We have a crisis on our hands," says NCFR Fellow Bahira Sherif Trask in this fascinating Tedx Talk titled "Blending Work and Family: You Are Not Alone. "
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Family Law and Public Policy
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A fact sheet created to inform families in the child welfare system what to expect during various stages of court proceedings.
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The Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) has released fact sheets that demonstrate the benefits of the Child Care and Development Block Grant.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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by Luz Van Meek, Ph.D., CFLE
This article highlights the contribution of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women's work toward achievement of gender equality.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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This 48-page report by the U.S. Department of Labor looks at the challenges faced by the millions of working Americans who provide unpaid care.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Internal Dynamics of Families
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/sites/default/files/lewis_2016_african_american_families_managing_incarceration_and_its_alternatives.pdf
Notes and resources compiled by Edit A. Lewis, University of Michigan.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Mary Burke, Ph.D., Psychology and Counseling Departments, Carlow University
In this 2016 NCFR conference plenary video recording, Mary Burke describes human trafficking using a human rights lens.
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Counseling and Therapy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Luca Maurer, M.S., CFLE, CSE, CSC, Director, Center for LGBT Education, Outreach & Services, Ithaca College
For transgender people, using a restroom is a major safety concern.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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by Renada Goldberg, M.Ed., MSW, doctoral student, and Sarah A. Burcher, MBA, M.A./Ph.D. student, Department of Family Social Science, University of Minnesota
Treating family policy as a tool in handling only specific phenomena leaves nuances and complexities unexplored.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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by Juliet R. Bradley, PhD, LSW, Professor, Human Services Department, Kaplan University
Despite the fact that same-sex adoption is legal in all fifty states, same-sex couples may still encounter issues when trying to adopt.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy