From Prevent Child Abuse America --
Foster Parenting Abused Children
By Eliana Gil. Third edition. This booklet describes the types and causes of child abuse and common behaviors of abused children. Explains common reactions of abuse survivors in foster-care settings and ways that foster parents can provide loving, effective care. Also includes information about foster parents as advocates, what to do if a child accuses a foster parent of abuse, and sources of assistance for foster parents. 44 pages, 5 1/2" x 8"