(2018) Defining and Achieving Permanency among Older Youth in Foster Care

This study addresses three key research questions: (1) How do older youth inĀ foster careĀ define their personal permanency goals? (2) How much progress have these youth made in achieving their personal permanency goals and other aspects of relational permanency, and how does this vary by gender, race, and age? and (3) What transition-related outcomes are associated with relational permanency achievement?