ERIC Number: EJ613027
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care: A Program for Intensive Parenting, Family Support, and Skill Building.
Fisher, Philip A.; Chamberlain, Patricia
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, v8 n3 p155-64 Fall 2000
A total of 79 boys with behavior disorders were assigned to Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care (MTFC) or Group Care. Data at 1 year post-discharge showed that boys in MTFC had significantly fewer arrests, engaged in fewer delinquent activities, spent fewer days incarcerated, and ran away from their placements less often. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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