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Author Reppucci, N. Dickon.

Title Preventing child abuse and neglect through parent education / by N. Dickon Reppucci, Preston A. Britner, Jennifer L. Woolard
Published Baltimore, Md. : Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co., [1997]


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 MELB  362.76709755 Rep/Pca  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 233 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Seymour B. Sarason -- Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Parent Education and Family Support for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment: What We Know and What We Don't Know / Dickon Reppucci and Sarah L. Cook -- Ch. 3. Curricula and Their Evaluation: Assumptions Underlying Parent Education -- Ch. 4. Evaluation for the Prevention Educator -- Ch. 5. Measurement Tools for Self-Evaluation -- Ch. 6. Overview of Diverse Parent Education Efforts -- Ch. 7. Case Studies of Successful Parent Education Programs -- Ch. 8. Portsmouth's Good Beginnings: A Case Study in Outcome Evaluation -- Ch. 9. Key Components of Successful Programs -- Ch. 10. A Policy Agenda for Child Maltreatment Prevention -- App. A. Topical Briefs for the Practitioner -- App. B. Recommended Measures for Outcome Evaluation / Edited by Deborah J. Land -- App. C. Additional Measures for Evaluation / Edited by Deborah J. Land -- App. D. The Good Beginnings Curriculum
Summary This unique volume outlines an empowering approach to service delivery in child abuse prevention programs. Using knowledge gained from research on 25 distinct parenting programs, the authors provide detailed case studies and dozens of practical suggestions for planning, evaluating, and strengthening parent education programming. Convenient appendices offer a sample program curriculum, targeted handouts for program personnel, and comprehensive lists of program evaluation measures
Analysis Child abuse - Prevention
Parent Education
Parent and Child
Parenting - Study and Teaching
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Child abuse -- Prevention.
Child abuse -- Virginia -- Prevention.
Child abuse.
Parenting -- Study and teaching -- Virginia.
Parenting -- Study and teaching.
Child Abuse.
Author Britner, Preston A.
Woolard, Jennifer L.
LC no. 97009036
ISBN 1557662894