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Hannah C. Williamson, Ph.D.
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NCFR Family Focus
An intervention meant to encourage unmarried fathers to marry by improving economic capacity had the opposite and unintended consequence.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Life Education Methodology
Parent Education and Guidance
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Ruby M. Gourdine, D.S.W., LICSW, LCSW; and JaNeen Cross, D.S.W., M.B.A., LICSW, LCSW-C
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NCFR Family Focus
Although child welfare policies might be appropriate in theory, implicit bias, poverty, and inadequate training of workers lead to unintended consequences.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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Morgan E. Cooley, Ph.D., LCSW; and Brittany P. Mihalec-Adkins, M.S.Ed.
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NCFR Family Focus
Unintended consequences of The Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) could benefit or harm stakeholders.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Natasha D. Williams, M.S., LMFT; and Elaine A. Anderson, Ph.D.
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NCFR Family Focus
Repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would disproportionately affect people of color and LGBT individuals who access mental health care.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Health
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Katrina Akande, Ph.D.; Eman Tadros, M.S., IMFT; and Charlene Harris, Ph.D.
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NCFR Family Focus
Discipline based on zero-tolerance policies in U.S. schools disproportionately affects minority and special needs youth.
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Jacki Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., CFLE
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NCFR Family Focus
Many instructors receive little training about course policies. Overly soft (indulgent) or hard (strict) policies can have unintended consequences.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Science Education
Family Life Education Methodology
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Judith A. Myers-Walls, Ph.D., CFLE Emeritus, Professor Emerita; and Karen Bogenschneider, Ph.D., Professor Emerita
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NCFR Family Focus
Identifying unintended consequences of policies is more than an academic exercise.
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Family Law and Public Policy
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The Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University
This guide was created to help parents, caregivers, practitioners, and policymakers understand the importance of early childhood development.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Health
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Dating, Getting Serious, and Forming a “Blended Family”
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Karen Bonnell and Patricia L. Papernow
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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
The Stepfamily Handbook provides step-by-step guidance for parents and children as they navigate the changes that come with stepfamily formation.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
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Tips for Practitioners Working with Infants in Classroom Settings
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Pahigiannis, K., Rosanbalm, K. and Murray, D. W.
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
This resource provides tips to help caregivers use co-regulation to support early development of self-regulation skills in infants in childcare settings.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology
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Tips for Practitioners Working with Toddlers in Classroom Settings
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Pahigiannis, K., Rosanbalm, K. and Murray, D. W.
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
This resource provides tips to help caregivers use co-regulation to support early development of self-regulation skills in toddlers in classroom settings.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Tips for Practitioners Working with Preschool Children in Classroom Settings
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Pahigiannis, K., Rosanbalm, K. and Murray, D. W.
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
This resource provides tips to help caregivers use co-regulation to support early development of self-regulation skills in preschool children in classroom settings
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Tips for Practitioners Working with Families in Home Settings
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Pahigiannis, K., Rosanbalm, K. and Murray, D. W.
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
Home visitors can use the tips provided within this document to help caregivers support the specific self-regulation skills their child is developing.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology
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A Look at Recent State Legislation
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Jennifer Palmer
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National Conference of State Legislatures
This policy brief gives an overview of polciies across the country that improve services and support infants, toddlers, and their families.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
Family Health
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Kristen Selleck, Jeannie Newman, and Debra Gilmore
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Children’s Bureau, U.S. Administration for Children and Families
This manual discusses the intersection of child maltreatment and domestic violence with a focus on child protection practice.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Andra Wilkinson and Hannah Lantos
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Child Trends
This report examines the link between self-reported experiences of child maltreatment and later delinquent or criminal behaviors across age, sex, and race.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Children’s Bureau, U.S. Administration for Children and Families
This report presents national data about child abuse and neglect known to child protective services agencies in the United States during federal fiscal year 2017.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Valerie J. Schweizer
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
In 2017, there were slightly more than two marriages for every one divorce in the United States (marriage to divorce ratio = 2.2)
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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National Conference of State Legislatures
This database tracks enacted U.S. state policies that support mothers and pregnant women as they navigate their pregnancies.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Human Sexuality
Family Law and Public Policy
Family Health
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A Comprehensive Meta-analytic Study
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Erin Holmes, Alan Hawkins, Braquel Egginton, Nathan Robbins & Kevin Shafer
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Fatherhood Research & Practice Network
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Family Life Education Methodology
Parent Education and Guidance
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Report: In U.S. and other countries, participation in a congregation is a key factor
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Pew Research Center
This analysis looks at data from the U.S. and more than two dozen other countries, using three different datasets.
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Religion and Families
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Final Implementation and Impact Findings from the Mother and Infant Home Visiting Program Evaluation-Strong Start
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Helen Lee et al.
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
The effectiveness of evidence-based home visiting for improving prenatal and birth outcomes for families enrolled in Medicaid or CHIP.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology
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An Examination of Differences by Child Age, Household Income, and Community Urbanicity
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Forry, N., Madill, R., & Halle, T.
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Explore three snapshots that use data from the National Survey of Early Care and Education to answer that question, looking at differences in three areas.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Charles Michalopoulos et al.
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Both MIHOPE and MIHOPE-Strong Start examined the implementation and impacts of evidence-based home visiting; explore this summary of findings across both studies.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Life Education Methodology