ERIC Number: EJ637729
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Their Children: Treatment and Policy Implications.
Clark, H. Westley
Child Welfare, v80 n2 p179-98 Mar-Apr 2001
Analyzed data from a cross-site evaluation of 24 federally funded residential treatment projects for substance-abusing pregnant and postpartum women with children. Found benefits at 6 months of treatment included improvements in infant mortality and morbidity, treatment retention and completion rates, and behavioral changes in participating mothers. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on: "Serving Children, Youth, and Families with Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Problems in Child Welfare."