Understanding Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out

Understanding Compassion Fatigue & Burn Out

I know you started out in this journey to foster care likely with an open heart and well meaning. You wanted to enrich the life of a child who might need you. You wanted to answer God’s call to care for the vulnerable. Maybe you stepped into this journey to meet the...

Why Traditional Parenting Might Not Work

by Ashley Bennett, Director of Trauma-Informed Care   Before we take a look at new ways of engaging our children during moments of behavioral challenge, we first have to acknowledge that the parenting playbook for our children will likely need to look different...

The Roller Coaster

The Roller Coaster

by Ashley Bennett, Director of Trauma-Informed Care I think a pretty good analogy for the foster care system is that of being on a roller coaster, right? So many ups and downs and twists and turns. It’s so easy to get on that roller coaster. For birth family members...

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