Dr. Joseph Crumbley's Books
The rapid growth of kinship care has caught many child welfare agencies off guard. Relatives Raising Children: An Overview of Kinship Gare gives professionals, agencies, institutions, communities, and organizations the information they need to develop and provide services to kinship caregivers, kinship families, children and parents. The authors discuss common clinical issues, suggest intervention strategies, examine kinship care’s legal implications, and offer policy and program recommendations.
Transracial adoption and foster care has been a controversial topic throughout this decade – a topic that has led to arguments and divisions between families, neighborhoods, professionals, and policymakers on both local and national levels. The purpose of Transracial Adoption and Foster Care: Practice Issues for Professionals is to go beyond the arguments and ask the question: How do we as professionals help children and families make transracial adoptions and foster placements work?