Assistant Professor Annette Semanchin Jones publishes manuscript, "Youth Connections Scale-Child Version Pilot Study: Adapted Tool for Children in Out-of-home Placement"

Published September 18, 2017

Annette Semanchin Jones

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Annette Semanchin Jones on the publication of her manuscript, "Youth Connections Scale-Child Version Pilot Study: Adapted Tool for Children in Out-of-home Placement," in Children and Youth Services Review.

Semanchin Jones, A. (2017). Youth Connections Scale-Child Version Pilot Study: Adapted Tool for Children in Out-of-home Placement. Children and Youth Services Review.

Abstract:

Adapting and testing a measure of connectedness with caring adult for foster children. Dimensions include the number, strength and types of supportive connections. Instrument shows strong test-retest reliability when piloted with children ages 9–14.