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Parent Education to Strengthen Families and Reduce the Risk of Maltreatment
Series: Issue Briefs|
Child Welfare Information Gateway. |
|Year Published: 2013|
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This issue brief provides an overview of research regarding some key characteristics and training strategies of successful parent education programs for strengthening families and preventing child maltreatment. Information about selected evidence-based and evidence-informed parent education programs, including a list of registries that evaluate programs, also is provided.
Table of ContentsIntroduction
What the Research Shows
Evidence-Based and Evidence-Informed Programs
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Acknowledgment(s): This issue brief was developed in partnership with the FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention.
Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2013). Parent education to strengthen families and reduce the risk of maltreatment. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children?s Bureau.
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