Book 2014

Supporting Families Experiencing Homelessness

Current Practices and Future Directions

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8717-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-8718-0 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Needs of Children and Families Experiencing Homelessness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-21

      The Why and the Who of Family Homelessness

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      Chapter

      Pages 23-36

      The Developmental Trajectories of Infants and Young Children Experiencing Homelessness

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      Chapter

      Pages 37-55

      Trauma Exposures and Mental Health Outcomes Among Sheltered Children and Youth Ages 6–18

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      Chapter

      Pages 57-77

      Parenting in the Face of Homelessness

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-102

      Needs of Special Populations of Families Without Homes

  3. Frameworks for Service Delivery and Intervention for Families

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Chapter

      Pages 105-120

      Collaborations Across and Within Systems That Provide Services to Families without Homes

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-143

      Trauma-Informed Care for Families Experiencing Homelessness

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      Chapter

      Pages 145-169

      Cultural Competence and Individualized Care in Service Provision

  4. Evidence Based and Promising Approaches to Service Provision and Intervention

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Chapter

      Pages 173-186

      Research on Programs Designed to Support Positive Parenting

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-207

      Programs for Homeless Children and Youth: A Critical Review of Evidence

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      Chapter

      Pages 209-232

      Primary Stakeholders’ Perspectives on Services for Families Without Homes

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 233-243