Healthy Marriage Initiative: Building Real Solutions for Real People

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To complete this course for credit, your exam must be successfully completed by Mar 31, 2020.

About the Course:

In 2002, the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched the Healthy Marriage Initiative. Through the initiative, ACF seeks to improve the well-being of children and families already receiving help from other ACF programs, as well as by supporting the development of community-wide initiatives that involve many different types of organizations. The publication upon which this course is based showcases some of the programs that organizations have developed using ACF grants and demonstrates how these programs are helping to create successful marital partnerships. The course materials also provide insight into some of the lessons learned along the way. References are included for those seeking more detailed information.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Office of Family Assistance staff.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about the Healthy Marriage Initiative sponsored by the Federal government. It is appropriate for an introductory level of participants’ knowledge about this initiative.

Course Objectives:

  1. Describe the types of support services offered through the Healthy Marriage Initiative program.

  2. Explain how the Healthy Marriage Initiative works to increase public awareness and improve community resources.

  3. Evaluate approaches and specific proposals offered for improving the Healthy Marriage Initiative program.

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Course Number 101527
2 credit hours
NBCC: 1 credit hour
Online Article
Exam Fee: $13.94
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319 members have taken this course