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ERIC Number: EJ613022
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Programs for the Promotion of Family Wellness and the Prevention of Child Maltreatment: A Meta-Analytic Review.
MacLeod, Jennifer; Nelson, Geoffrey
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v24 n9 p1127-49 Sep 2000
Meta-analysis was used to review 56 programs designed to promote family wellness and prevent child maltreatment to determine program effectiveness and identify positive factors. Intensive family preservation programs with high levels of participant involvement, an empowerment/strengths-based approach, and a component of social support had higher effect sizes than other programs. (Contains extensive references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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