7 Ways Covid-19 Has Negatively Impacted Children in Foster Care
The foster children of America have become the unintended collateral of a national shutdown and system spun on its head. Here are 7 ways the Coronavirus pandemic has disrupted foster youth in 2020: — 1. Loss of Normalcy Compounds Existing Trauma “With children we are seeing this grief process for the loss of their normalcy. But you’re bringing to the table children who are already grieving the loss of normalcy,” says Adam Carter, specialist in child trauma and Assistant Professor of Counseling at Northern Illinois University.