Jodie Foster

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  • Beethoven The High Councilor Essay

    It was a faint but sudden ringing that pounded the accused 's head with the repeated sounds of 'tick, tock. ' Covering his ears to block out the pungent noise, he found it to be the clock on the wall that slowly ticked time away. Meanwhile, Beethoven 's Symphony No. 7 in A Major hummed peacefully in the background. "As the 9 councilors of CATA, we unanimously charge you with treason for spreading rhetoric that does not promote the good of our society." Dressed in an aesthetic black robe that covered him from head to toe, he was a seasoned old man with a face weary from the toll of doing anything absolutely necessary for the good of the society. Anything. That essential requisite chose the head of the world 's largest bureaucratic organization: the Corporate Allegiance of Time Authority. "Councilor Darwin, what do you see as the appropriate punishment for the crime?" Dressed in attire that was similarly ornate to that of the High Councilor, Councilor Darwin took a moment before he held his head up high and protruded from the corners of his mouth a devilish smirk and a sly wink. "Let 's put him in the Existential Extirpator. It 's been a while since we put people in Her, don 't you agree?" The whole courtroom seemed to be nodding in agreement, accompanied by the sea of fake laughs and smiles that each of his fellow colleagues wore on their respective mugs. "It 's official," said the High Councilor. "Councilor Fox, put in the record that we used the Existential…

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  • 1.4: A Case Study Of Ethical Dilemma

    I. Specifically identify the problem or dilemma In case 1.4 the client Tonya is two and her mother is on drugs and her father is in jail. Tonya’s mother Paula Morris used drugs during her pregnancy. The drugs reached the utero. Tonya was sent to a foster home. Beverley Becker is her foster mother. She’s caring and absolutely loves Tonya and wants to adopt her. Tonya mother hasn’t been seen and her father Terence Calvert is getting out of jail. Terence wants full custody of Tonya. The dilemma…

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  • Moral Values Of The Fosters

    The Fosters and the fundamental values of being different The ABC Family original series The Fosters takes several aspects of underlined debates around LGBT parenting. Offering an alternative to both views, a model of queer parenting that neither assumes the heterosexuality and gender normativity of any child, nor waits for children to “come out” before showing acceptance. The Fosters explores the fear and possibility of queer childhood and the hope of healthy yet different queer relationships. …

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  • Importance Of Family Preservation

    their families rather than in foster home or institutions. This movement was created because a change was needed on an earlier policy known as family breakup, which pulled children out of unfit homes, but at this time living in poverty was seen as a justified reason to remove children from their homes. Initially, the term "family preservation" was applied to Homebuilders, which was known as a foster care placement prevention program developed in 1974 in Tacoma, Washington. “The Homebuilders…

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  • Personal Narrative: The Story Of A Parent's Life

    afar. “James! JAMES!”, the voice got louder then I suddenly got a pain across my face. “Wake up you no good for nothing child! You’re late for school!”, my foster mother shouted angrily. I took a deep breath as I reassured myself. “Every night I have a dream, the same dream where I relive the moment of my parent’s death.”, I thought to myself. I glanced at the clock, 7:05 o’clock. “Crap! I’m late!” I gathered my clothes quickly, brushed my teeth, and rushed to school. As I walked up the steps…

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  • The ECHO Volunteer Experience

    Not until he delved into his past was he able to break away from my original impression of him and the other residents. George grew up in foster care his whole life after being abandoned by his mother and sisters at the age of two. After being released from a juvenile correction center for protecting his foster sister from his foster father, he dedicated his life to joining the Airforce. He was appointed to the prestigious role of being a member of special forces but unfortunately faced injury…

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  • Saints And Roughnecks Analysis

    The group home was very similar to a foster home except it offered us boys more structure and routine than we would receive at a traditional foster home. It think is important to state that I was not placed in this group home necessarily because of anything I did but because my mother could no longer care for me and I began acting out mostly due to how unfit she was as a parent. As I aged, I understood more and more that we were not living normally and that I did not have the same opportunities…

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  • Essay On Criminals Are Born Or Made

    children which creates a never-ending cycle. Another significant factor that may determine a person’s future is whether they went through the Foster Care System or not. It is evident that growing up with strangers who are obligated to assist children is significantly different than growing up with one’s biological parents. Statistics from numerous reports have demonstrated that children who go through foster care are more likely to become criminals than those who are raised in their biological…

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  • Case Study: Intervention Plan For Rachel Green

    sees. These post-it notes will serve as a reminder to say out loud twice per day, “I am a good musician, and enjoy my music” until next week’s appointment scheduled for September 22, 2016. Goal attainment will occur when Miss Green confidently and proudly says this statement at least twice per day. A more distal, ultimate measurement of accomplishment is Miss Green’s ability to implement this statement whenever she needs increased self-esteem without the cue of post-it notes (Ruffolo, Perron, &…

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  • Core Principles Of Trauma-Informed Care

    to extend the conditions or revisions can be made. If the child has been in out-of-home for 15 out of the most recent 22 months, a termination of parental rights (TPR) hearing can occur (ASFA). TPR hearings can be voluntary or involuntary. If the parents have not shown efforts to remove the safety threats and support the wellbeing of their child, this hearing is important in the permanency of the child so they can start the adoption process and find a permanent home. After a TPR has occurred,…

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