This publication, prepared by the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, provides an overview of the Professional Foster Parent Program, December 2006 to October 2009. The Program is a pilot program designed to provide care and support to female youth aged 13 to 17 with serious emotional and mental health needs through matching them with a foster care parent who is a paid professional employed by the foster care agency. The publication provides an overview of the program, including outcomes and results of the program . . .