LOSS, GRIEF AND BEREAVEMENT: THE EXPERIENCES OF CHILDREN IN KINSHIP FOSTER CARE

  • Edmarié Pretorius Department of Social Work, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Eleanor Ross Department of Social Work, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Abstract

Although there has been a plethora of studies on the impact of HIV and AIDS, there wouldseem to be a paucity of research on the grief reactions and psychological trauma experiencedby children who have been orphaned by the pandemic and have subsequently been placed infoster care families.

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