Child Welfare League of America

A Critical Assessment of Concurrent Planning: What Is Its Role in Permanency Planning?

By:
Sarah Gerstenzang
Madelyn Freundlich


A Critical Assessment of Concurrent Planning: What Is Its Role in Permanency Planning? E-Learning CoursesStates and cities across the country are now implementing concurrent planning as an answer to expediting permanency for children in foster care. A Critical Assessment of Concurrent Planning documents the implementation of the process in New York State. Featuring interviews with state and national child welfare professionals as well as focus groups with parents, foster parents, and caseworkers, this report examines the challenges posed by concurrent planning and offers recommendations to strengthen the practice to effectively serve children in foster care and their families.

Table of Contents

Introduction Chapter 1 Focus and Methodology Chapter 2 Review of State Statutes and the Research Literature Chapter 3 Study Findings Chapter 4 Discussion

Price: $7.95
CWLA Stock Number: 0265
Publication Date: 2006
ISBN-13: 9781587600265