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Lewis, Lee, Barth, Williams & Colleagues Publish New Paper

Assistant Professor Ericka Lewis, Professors Bethany Lee and Rick Barth, and PhD Student Kim Williams, along with a colleague at Saint Louis University have a new published paper in Child and Family Social Work. The paper describes the implementation of one child welfare system reform approach (Quality Parenting Initiative) and explores perceptions of its impact on the working relationships among foster parents, birth parents, and agency staff.

The full citation and link are below:

Lewis, E. M., Murugan, V., Williams, K. A., Barth, R. P., & Lee, B. R. (2022). Relationships matter: Exploring the implementation of the Quality Parenting Initiative and the foster parent experience. Child & Family Social Work, 1– 11.



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