ERIC Number: EJ319960
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Reducing Out-of-Home Placements of Abused Children: Two Controlled Field Studies.
Szykula, Steven A.; Fleischman, Matthew J.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v9 n2 p277-83 1985
Results of two studies of social learning treatment indicate that this model of family intervention is an effective alternative to out-of-home placements with this population for approximately 50 percent of typical child protection services caseloads. The cost benefits of social learning treatments are discussed along with potentially useful clinical and research directions. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue: C. Henry Kempe Memorial Research Issue.