Family Matters

Catholic Charities Jackson's Resource Library

Children Changed by Trauma: A Healing Guide


Families Change: A Book for Children Experiencing Termination of Parental Rights

Practical Tools for Foster Parents

If you are interested in checking out any of these books, please click on the requested book to complete your submission. Please make sure you have the correct reference number before submitting. 

SOS! Help for Parents: A Practical Guide for Handling Common Everyday Behavior Problems

The Challenging Child

Stop Treating Me Like A Kid! Everyday Parenting: The 10-13 Year Old

Another Place at the Table

Our Own: Adopting and Parenting the Older Child

Raising Our Children's Children

Inside Kinship Care

Grandparents as Parents

The Children's Book of Home and Family

Foster Parents Considering Adoptions

by Child Welfare Information Gateway

Helping Your Foster Child Transition To Your Adopted Child

by Child Welfare Information Gateway

Adoption Assistance for Children Adopted from Foster Care

by Child Welfare Information Gateway 

Helping Your Foster Child Transitioned into Adoption

by Child Welfare Information Gateway

Searching for Birth Relatives

by Child Welfare Information Gateway

Tips on Managing Stress

by U.S Department of Health and Human Services

Child Sexual Abuse Fact Sheets

by The National Child Traumatic Stressed Network 

Tips on Talking Dollars and Sense with Your Children

by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 

How Does Domestic Violence Affect Children?

by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

What To Do If Your Child Discloses Sexual Abuse by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network 

Ready to Remember

by Robin F. Goodman, Danny Miller and Judith A. Cohen by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

​Parent Guide to Cyberbullying and Cyberthreats

by N. E. Willard (Research Press)

Tips for Caregivers: Helping School-Age Children with

Traumatic Grief by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

​Tips for Caregivers: Helping Young Children with Traumatic Grief by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Tips for Caregivers: Helping Teens with Traumatic Grief

by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network


Mississippi Fact Sheet for Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Children by U.S. Census Bureau

Health Issues for Judges to Consider for Children in Foster Care by American Academy of Pediatrics

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