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NC: Adoption and foster care connected to mental health and substance use

Thursday, May 26, 2016 4:13 AM | Anonymous

Hickory Daily Record - May 24, 2016
"Experiencing trauma in lives can lead to behavioral health challenges and sometimes unfortunately those children in foster care resort to substances to self medicate the very real needs they have from behavioral issues," Brajer said.
http://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/adoption-and-foster-care-connected-to-mental-health-and-substance/article_160bcb46-222c-11e6-9f12-9f7df18eae13.html

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