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Title The supporting healthy marriage program for low-income couples : impact evaluations and subgroup analysis / Ariana Baxter, editor
Published New York : Nova Publishers, [2014]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series Family issues in the 21st century
Family issues in the 21st century series.
Contents THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE PROGRAM FOR LOW-INCOME COUPLES: IMPACT EVALUATIONS AND SUBGROUP ANALYSIS; THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE PROGRAM FOR LOW-INCOME COUPLES: IMPACT EVALUATIONS AND SUBGROUP ANALYSIS; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION: EARLY IMPACTS ON LOW-INCOME FAMILIES; OVERVIEW; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; INTRODUCTION TO THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION; THE SHM PROGRAM MODEL; THE SHM EVALUATION DESIGN
30-month impacts on marital stability, marital relationships, adult psychological distress, parenting, and child outcomes30-month impacts of shm, analyzed by local program; discussion; appendix a.more information on the direct child assessments; appendix b.more information on baseline characteristics of couples and focal children in the shm evaluation; appendix c. descriptions of primary outcomes; appendix d. descriptions of and estimated impacts on selected secondary outcomes; appendix e. estimated impacts on child outcomes, analyzed by child age
APPENDIX D. ESTIMATED IMPACTS ANALYZED BY SUBGROUP, USING THE SPLIT-SAMPLE APPROACHAPPENDIX E. ESTIMATED IMPACTS ANALYZED BY SUBGROUP, USING FULL INTERACTION MODELS; REFERENCES; Chapter 2: THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION:AFAMILY-STRENGTHENING PROGRAM FOR LOW-INCOME FAMILIES: FINAL IMPACTS FROM THE SUPPORTINGHEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION; OVERVIEW; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; REFERENCES FOR THE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; INTRODUCTION TO THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION; THE SHM PROGRAM MODEL; THE SHM EVALUATION DESIGN; IMPACTS ON SERVICES RECEIVED BY COUPLES
APPENDIX F. TESTS OF DIFFERENCES IN ESTIMATED IMPACTS, ANALYZED BY LOCAL SHMPROGRAMAPPENDIX G. TESTS OF DIFFERENCES IN ESTIMATED IMPACTS, ANALYZED BY SUBGROUP; REFERENCES; Chapter 3: DO THE EFFECTS OF A RELATIONSHIP EDUCATION PROGRAM VARY FOR DIFFERENT TYPES OF COUPLES? EXPLORATORY SUBGROUP ANALYSIS IN THE SUPPORTING HEALTHYMARRIAGE EVALUATION*; OVERVIEW; INTRODUCTION; THE SUPPORTING HEALTHY MARRIAGE EVALUATION; FINDINGS SUMMARIZED IN EARLIER SHM REPORTS; CHARACTERISTICS USED TO DEFINE SUBGROUPS; REVIEW OF THE EVIDENCE; ANALYTIC METHOD; SUBGROUP DIFFERENCES IN CHARACTERISTICS AT STUDY ENTRY
Impacts on services received by couples in the shm program group and those in the control groupshort-term impacts on marital and coparenting relationships and on adult psychological distress; do shm program impacts vary for subgroups of couples?; discussion; appendix a.more information on the baseline characteristics of couples in the shm evaluation; appendix b. descriptions of the codes used to construct the primary outcomes based on observed marital interactions; appendix c. estimated impacts analyzed by local shm program
Summary The Supporting Healthy Marriage (SHM) evaluation was launched in 2003 to test the effectiveness of a skills-based relationship education program designed to help low-income married couples strengthen their relationships and, in turn, to support more stable and more nurturing home environments and more positive outcomes for parents and their children. The SHM program is a voluntary, yearlong, relationship and marriage education program for low-income, married couples who have children or are expecting a child. The program provides group workshops based on structured curricula; supplemental acti
Notes Includes index
Subject Supporting Healthy Marriage (Program) -- Evaluation
Couples -- Services for -- United States -- Evaluation.
Low-income parents -- Services for -- United States -- Evaluation.
Parenting -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
Author Baxter, Ariana, editor
ISBN 1634635108 (electronic bk)
9781634635103 (electronic bk)