Child Welfare League of America

Parents in Prison: Children in Crisis. An Issue Brief

By:
Cynthia Beatty Seymour


Parents in Prison: Children in Crisis. An Issue Brief As a result of current and previous parental incarcerations, millions of children have experienced disrupted and multiple placements, decreased quality of care, financial hardship, and lack of contact with their parents. Ultimately, these children are at risk for many poor outcomes in life. This issue brief covers what happens to children--physically, psychologically, and emotionally--when their parents go to prison. A must-read for professionals in all fields who work with children of the incarcerated.

Related Titles:
Working with Children and Families Separated by Incarceration

Price: $6.95
CWLA Stock Number: 6971
Publication Date: 1997
ISBN-13: 9780878686971

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