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  • September 2012
  • Vol. 13, No. 8

Spotlight on Evaluation

As a follow up to our August Spotlight on Practice Models, this month we are focusing on Evaluation. CBX looks at Utah's evaluation of social work practice, Washington State's ICW case review tool, and performance-based contracting in Illinois. Anita Barbee, M.S.S.W., Ph.D., Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, also contributed a guest article outlining different evaluation designs.

  • Children of Parents With Mental Health, Substance Abuse Disorders
    Children whose parents suffer from both mental illness and substance abuse often face complex issues due to an unstable home life. A new research brief from the National Abandoned Infants...

  • ASFA and Reuniting Children With Incarcerated Mothers
    The National Resource Center for Permanency and Family Connections (NRCPFC) recently published an information packet providing statistical information about incarcerated mothers and their...

  • Experiences of EBHV Grantees
    A new issue brief prepared for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services summarizes lessons learned by grantees regarding supervising and supporting home visitors in evidence-based home...

  • More Updates From the T&TA Network
    The Children's Bureau's Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) Network continues to produce resources that can help States and Tribes in their work with children and families. Some recent...