Relays the highs and lows of Josh, a young adult with a passion to help children in foster care. While poised for success as he graduates college, Josh meets challenges later in life after the loss of critical supports. In this video, Josh points to trauma-informed strategies that build youth resilience and help create “reserves” for when crises hit.

Publication year: 2020
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Capacity Building Center for States

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Describes the achievements and struggles of a young adult formerly in foster care. In this set of digital stories, Josh points to trauma-informed strategies that build youth resilience and help create “reserves” for when crises hit. Foster care and independent living program managers, supervisors, and training managers can use the video—part of the Then and Now series—to support group learning or individual coaching.

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Capacity Building Center for States (2020). Josh's Story. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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