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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2013). Adverse childhood experiences study. Retrieved from

Federal Interagency Task Force for Drug Endangered Children. (2010). Drug endangered children. Retrieved from

Finkelhor, D., Turner, H., Ormrod, R., Hamby, S., & Kracke, K. (2009). Children’s exposure to violence: A comprehensive national survey (Bulletin). Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Retrieved from (PDF, 12 pages)

General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. (2011).The effects of parental incarceration on children: Needs and responsive services. Retrieved from (PDF, 152 pages)

La Vigne, N., Davies, E., & Brazzell, D. (2008). Broken bonds: Understanding and addressing the needs of children with incarcerated parents. Washington, DC: The Urban Institute. Retrieved from (PDF, 21 pages)

Phillips, S. D., & Gleeson, J. P. (2007). What we know now that we didn’t know then about the criminal justice system’s involvement in families with whom child welfare agencies have contact. Retrieved from (PDF, 7 pages)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). (2012). Trauma definition. Retrieved from

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). (2011). Child welfare: More information and collaboration could promote ties between foster care children and their incarcerated parents. Retrieved from

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