American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) Children Are Overrepresented in Foster Care in States With the Largest Proportions of AIAN Children
Analyzes the disproportionate population of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children in the foster care system with percentage comparisons for 10 states. Discusses culturally relevant practices and policies to address AI/AN historical trauma that has exacerbated high rates of foster care usage.
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American Indian or Alaska Native · Child welfare · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Statistics and data · Trauma-informed care · Alaska · Arizona · Minnesota · Montana · Nebraska · New Mexico · North Dakota · Oklahoma · Oregon · South Dakota