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Creating effective photolisting narratives for children waiting to be adopted

This comprehensive guide describes all aspects of writing children’s narratives that are strengths based and protect children’s privacy and dignity.

Topics covered include guiding principles, information that should and should not be included, writing tips, sample questions, and examples of well-written narratives.

Author: AdoptUSKids

Published: 2017

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Creating Effective Narratives for Children Waiting To Be Adopted (1 MB PDF)

Also view the related guide: Creating Strengths-based Profiles for Children and Youth Waiting To Be Adopted: A Guide for Administrators and Managers

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