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Citation:  McGuinness, T. M. (2009). Almost invisible: Rural youth in foster care. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 22 (2), 55-56.
Title:  Almost invisible: Rural youth in foster care
Authors:  McGuinness, T. M.
Year:  2009
Journal/Publication:  Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing
Publisher:  Wiley
DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-6171.2009.00172.x
Full text:  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1744-6171.2009.00172.x...   
Peer-reviewed?  Yes
NIDILRR-funded?  Not reported

Structured abstract:

Background:  Children in rural foster care have not been reported on or studied, as it has been easier to discuss urban foster care.
Purpose:  This short editorial discusses some of the research that has been done on children in rural foster care, and why it's important that mental health care research and professionals nurses turn their attention to them.

Populations served:  Rural and remote communities
Youth in foster care
Interventions:  Psychological counseling