Person

Josephine Carbone

Report

The mental health and wellbeing of children and adolescents in home-based foster care

According this MJA research, Children in home-based foster care experience high rates of mental health problems but only a minority receive professional help for their problems. The objective of the research was to identify the prevalence of mental health problems, rates of suicidal ideation and...
Report

The mental health and wellbeing of children and adolescents in home-based foster care

The study identifies the prevalence of mental health problems, rates of suicidal ideation and behaviour, and use of professional mental health services among children and adolescents residing in home-based foster care. It finds that Children in home-based foster care experience high rates of mental health...