Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
The purpose of this study was to assess emancipated foster youths' views on challenges, resilliencies, and coping strategies associated with aging out of foster care. It seeks to identify resiliency or qualities which helped former foster youth overcome their struggles while in the child welfare system.
Phillips, Olga Cherie and Martinez, Maria Guadalupe, "Fostering resiliency in emancipated foster youth: What they need to transition successfully" (2012). Theses Digitization Project. 4026.