Reflection On Foster Care

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I too have worked both in the foster care system and at a group home for children with behavioral, developmental, and emotional difficulties. I agree that these children primarily need an individualistic approach especially since they have all experienced their own form of trauma. Another reason I like the idea of the individualistic approach is that it truly empowers the child, and can help them overcome the trauma they have endured. Even more than this I think it is amazing that your agency is at least discussing and providing somewhat of an understanding of cultural diversity. I have seen foster care children of different ethnicities in homes where the foster parents have no idea how to relate, because they have no knowledge of the child’s
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