Termination of Parental Rights; The Impossible Wisdom Required of Social Workers

Her Most Difficult Call- When is a Mother so troubled, or troubling that a welfare worker must take her kids from her? by Daniel Bergner, is the New York Times Magazine, July 23, 2006 cover story. It's heartbreaking to read, but important for us to realize what a difficult job these dedicated professionals have. Double that for the judge who must make the ultimate call.