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    Schuchart of the Child Guidance Clinic diagnosed JoeVaughn with Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder and recommended therapeutic group home housing. However, after reporting that he wished to leave his mother’s home, a psychiatric evaluation was conducted on 12/9/14 by Dr. Reynolds, who diagnosed him with Mood Disorder, NOS, Conduct Disorder, and Parent-Child Conflict and recommended placement in a therapeutic group home. On 12/17/14, JoeVaughn was admitted for a 21-day evaluation at Psychiatric Institute of Washington following alleged suicidal statements made in court. The report characterized JoeVaughn as easily triggered with disproportionate responses. The clinicians recommended a therapeutic group home for placement on 1/8/15. On 1/9/15, JoeVaughn was placed with his mother. After running away from home on 1/17/15, JoeVaughn was placed once again at the Umbrella Group Home before absconding on…

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    check on him– even after 15 visits to the family home brought no one to the door. However, the social workers did send a certified letter. Joel’s body was later found in a grave, and his stepfather and uncle were charged with murder (Timothy et.al 1). This can be seen throughout different states. Foster care systems claim to make improvements, but they never really imply them. Although it is often overlooked, Foster care systems sometimes fail to protect kids getting abused and can even lead to…

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    bit to really give you an understanding of the situation. My life began in Stockton, California on March 29, 1988 at Dameron Hospital. In 1991, I was placed into the system as a foster child still unclear as to if this was voluntary or involuntary. Between the year 1991 and 1992 I basically lived in a hospital due to my profound injuries. I was stabbed six times, suffered a spinal injury and had to endure several medical procedures to fix the damage. By 1993 at the age of five I was released to…

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    rising costs of child rearing, the more difficult kids in foster care, low reimbursement rates, and inadequate support for foster parents,” (Spiegel, 1998). This demonstrates how clearly kids are very expensive. Kids have a lot of needs, but with the amount of money foster systems, or foster homes receive, the needs of the kid(s) are not always completely met. There needs to be a change, it is getting harder for others to maintain kids, people are always leaving kids in orphanages, parents die,…

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    INTRODUCTION Can you take a minute and imagine what it would be like to be taken away from your family, friends, possibly out of the school you were attending, and everything you have ever known? Imagine leaving behind everything that was important to you, like the security of your family, your favorite blanket, or even your favorite stuffed animal that provided you comfort when times were tough. I know what this is like firsthand. Then think about being put into a home with a set of strangers…

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    The social class statuses of the “Saints and the Roughnecks” gangs shaped their opportunities and response from the community in several ways. Many of the differences between the two groups were the result of their financial status but other differences such as their visibility and demeanor had an impact as well. While both groups were not that much different from each other, they were treated differently by the community. The Saints and Roughnecks is a story based on research that was…

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    dresses, talks, walks, and interacts with people etc. She’s preparing him to meet the social worker. However, perhaps right before the meeting with the social worker, she learns that David isn’t her uncle (midpoint). However, he agrees to the ruse and the second half focuses on tricking the social worker with the threat of discovery that he’s not her uncle and not fit to care for her. Now, the reveal that he’s not her uncle could come earlier as structured now, but if it does, the focus of the…

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    Foster care organizations raise and supervise over 200,000 children a year trying to find the right home for the child to grow and mature the right way. In some circumstances the children do not find the right fitting family for them and or make the wrong decisions that end them up into the juvenile justice system. From October 2010 to September 2011, 44 percent of foster care children were arrested at least once. Abuse and neglect that result in the child being removed from the birth parents,…

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    investigates child abuse; finds foster homes for abused and neglected children; helps low income, out-of-work parents get assistance; assists with childcare costs for low income parents who are working or in job training; and provides many support services and programs to help families experiencing challenges. Division of Family and Child Service…

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    community. Homeless youth can be found in all parts of the country, banding together and creating their own families. Countless of them decide to leave home, because their real families do not accept them. 40% of the 1.7 million homeless youth identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, or queer (NVSR, N.D). They either are asked by their parents to leave or decide to leave to find their own freedom. These youth are at the most danger of being sexually or physically abused while living on…

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