ARC Reflections: Helping Kids in Foster Care Build Healthy Attachments

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Healthy attachments with caregivers enable children to develop a positive sense of self and explore and participate in the world around them. ARC Reflections, a free training curriculum for foster parents and kin caregivers, helps adults build these vital healthy attachments with kids in their care. 

May 24, 2018

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Trauma-Informed Training Helps Foster Parents Feel More Prepared

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A new training curriculum, ARC Reflections, is helping child welfare agencies teach foster parents about the effects of trauma. It's also offering caregivers problem-solving strategies that can help children and teens regulate their emotions, connect with others and build life skills.

March 5, 2018

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Self-Care Skills and Strategies for Foster Parents

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Like the children in their care, kin and foster parents need to find ways of experiencing strong feelings without becoming overwhelmed. They must also take care of themselves — physically, psychologically, emotionally and spiritually.

November 20, 2017

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