Archive for June, 2011

Teen Dating and Violence

June 24, 2011

What is Relationship Abuse? Dating violence or relationship abuse is a pattern of violent behavior that someone uses against a girlfriend or boyfriend. Abuse can cause injury and even death, but it doesn’t have to be physical. It can take many forms, including threats, emotional abuse, insults, isolation from friends and family, name-calling and controlling […]

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Foster Parenting Myths

June 6, 2011

Misconceptions about Foster Parenting abound. If undisputed, these misconceptions could keep those considering the idea of fostering from taking the next step.  Let’s look at the truth vs the myths. Fostering is a demanding and rewarding task. When armed with the facts, you can be a force for change in the lives of children and […]

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