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ERIC Number: EJ939470
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Aug
Pages: 4
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
Bridging Research and Practice: Challenges and Successes in Implementing Evidence-Based Preventive Intervention Strategies for Child Maltreatment
Toth, Sheree L.; Manly, Jody Todd
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v35 n8 p633-636 Aug 2011
Child maltreatment has been associated with a wide range of negative developmental outcomes for children and families as well as significant economic consequences. While efficacious intervention strategies have been demonstrated to reduce symptoms of trauma and to improve behavioral and emotional functioning, these models have not been widely adopted by clinicians. The challenges associated with exporting evidence-based interventions into community settings are discussed, along with an example of a preventive intervention program for young mothers, successfully implemented through a partnership of community agencies and funders.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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