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Military Family Research Institute
This podcast series discusses the military and veteran family space with experts that provide insight and resources about research, outreach and programming.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
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National Conference of State Legislatures
Child support issues for incarcerated parents, a federal report on 2017 child support collections, and major happenings in the child support domain.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
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National Conference of State Legislatures
This episode of "Our American States," explores the changing nature and demographics of jobs in this country, with fewer men entering the workforce.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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National Conference of State Legislatures
A summary of nearly 1,300 early care and education bills with approximately 114 bills in 37 states signed into law in 2018.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Elisabeth Wright Burak
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Society for Research in Child Development
If just one uninsured family member faces high medical costs or untreated conditions, the resulting stress can harm a child's well-being throughout their life.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Rachel Rosenberg and Samuel Abbott
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Child Trends
New research suggests that extended foster care can help connect youth to resources that help build skills needed for a successful transition to adulthood.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Natasha Cabrera and Avery Hennigar
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This report addresses the gap in research on early home experiences of Latino children in the U.S., and provides implications for research, programs, and policies.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Jessica Dym Bartlett and Kathryn Steber
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Child Trends
Current research and promising practices for implementing trauma-informed care to support the well-being of children exposed to trauma.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Counseling and Therapy
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Jaipaul L. Roopnarine, Ph.D. and Elif Dede Yildirim, Ph.D.
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Routledge
This book compares how men think about fathering from across diverse cultures of the world, and its effects on child development.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Diversity and Inclusion
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National Council on Family Relations
Research published and cited by the National Council on Family Relations demonstrates the importance of keeping families together.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Theresa Schulte and Brian Goesling
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
Learn about the resources required to deliver the curriculum, the average cost per student, and how that cost compared to other federally funded programs.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Human Sexuality
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Theory of Change and Logic Models
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Pirkko Ahonen, Erin Geary, and Kirsten Keene
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
This tool provides guidance for human service programs on developing a theory of change and a logic model that emphasizes measurability of program outcomes.
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Research
Family Life Education Methodology
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Scott Baumgartner and Diane Paulsella
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
Explore findings on the development and implementation of this program for low-income pregnant women and new mothers in Denver, Colorado.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology
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Evidence from the Parents and Children Together Evaluation
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Quinn Moore, Sarah Avellar, Ankita Patnaik, Reginald Covington, and April Wu
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
The one-year impacts of Healthy Marriage programs for low-income couples on the status and quality of their relationships, co-parenting, and more.
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Interpersonal Relationships
Family Life Education Methodology
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Monica Arkin
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Child Trends
A growing body of research suggests that mindfulness interventions in schools can boost children’s ability to regulate emotions and manage their feelings of stress
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Esther Gross, Victoria Efetevbia, and Alexandria Wilkins
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Child Trends
Research suggests that racism and sexism in the US contribute to Black mothers’ chronic stress and their high rates of low-birthweight deliveries.
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Sarah Catherine Williams and Kristin Sepulveda
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Child Trends
New analysis of 2017 AFCARS data shows that states vary widely in rates of foster care entry for children ages 3 and younger.
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NCFR Family Focus
Perspectives on intimate partner violence from around the world, including in the countries of Sweden, Mexico, Kenya, Turkey, China, and more.
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Interpersonal Relationships
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Kasey J. Eickmeyer
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
This profile documents the change in the first marriage rate between 1990 and 2017 across age groups and by race and ethnicity.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Krista K. Payne
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
The median age at first marriage in the United States has increased steadily since the mid-20th century. A closer look at this trend.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Krista K. Payne
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
In this profile, the median age at first marriage is estimated for the nation and each state by gender for 2017 using 1-year estimates from the ACS.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Celene Domitrovich, Ph.D.; Robert Nix, Ph.D.; Karen Bierman, Ph.D.; Brenda Heinrichs, Ph.D.; Sukhdeep Gill, Ph.D.; Kishor Shrestha, Ph.D.
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2018 NCFR Annual Conference
Early education and family support programs can make a difference in promoting academic success and physical/mental health among children living in poverty.
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Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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David Klein, Ph.D.
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2018 Annual NCFR Conference
An historical overview of family theory and methods with an emphasis on key events and participants, some aspects of which are not already widely known.
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Judith A. Myers-Walls, Ph.D., CFLE Emerita
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NCFR Family Focus
Family policy shapes the conditions in which families operate. Intentions are positive and often laudable, but the reality does not always live up to these goals.
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Family Law and Public Policy