Achieving permanency in the adoptions of special needs children: What factors lead to adoption disruption?
Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
The purpose of this study was to look at the factors that lead to disruption in the adoption of special needs children. Families that adopt special needs children may or may not be aware that they need post adoption services and may be reluctant to ask for them even when they are experiencing difficulty.
Duran, Stephanie Frances, "Achieving permanency in the adoptions of special needs children: What factors lead to adoption disruption?" (2011). Theses Digitization Project. 3316.