• April 2019
  • Vol. 20, No. 3

Child Welfare Research

We highlight a recent study that aimed to evaluate the efficacy of interventions in preventing child maltreatment and a review of parenting education programs and their effectiveness in reducing repeat cases of child physical abuse.

  • Review of Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment
    Child maltreatment can have long-lasting, negative physical and mental health outcomes for children and youth. It can also contribute to worse outcomes well into adulthood, such as lower...

  • Review Shows Parenting Programs Reduce Recurrence of Physical Child Abuse
    An article in Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review presents a comprehensive review and meta-analysis of 14 randomized control trials (RCTs) for parenting programs. TheĀ  review was conducted...