ERIC Number: EJ674060
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Family-Strengthening Approaches for the Prevention of Youth Problem Behaviors.
Kumpfer, Karol L.; Alvarado, Rose
American Psychologist, v58 n6-7 p457-65 Jun-Jul 2003
Reviews two federal studies that involved national searches for effective parenting and family interventions targeting pre-birth to adolescence. Results identified 3 effective program approaches, 13 principles of effectiveness, and 35 programs. Recommendations include increased dissemination research on training and technical assistance systems, adoption with fidelity and quality, and gender-, age-, and culturally sensitive adaptations. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "Prevention that Works for Children and Youth."