Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

A psychoeducational program for children affected by fetal alcohol syndrome: A grant proposal
by Vasquez, Erika L., M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2011, 62; 1499220
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this project was to develop and write a grant proposal to fund a psycho educational program for children affected by fetal alcohol syndrome and an educational program for parents and caregivers. The proposed program is designed for children who have entered the foster care system through the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services through the Belvedere and Corporate offices in East Los Angeles. The goal of the psychoeducational program is to decrease children's cognitive, social, and behavioral difficulties and to increase parents' and caregivers' knowledge regarding fetal alcohol syndrome disorders, available resources, and ways to manage children's behaviors. A search for potential funding sources through the Internet and a grant database resulted in the selection of the Weingart Foundation as the best potential funding source for this project.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Green, Yolanda
Commitee:
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 50/01M, Masters Abstracts International
Source Type: DISSERTATION
Subjects: Social work, Educational psychology
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Publication Number: 1499220
ISBN: 9781124852744
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