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Parenting Programs for the Prevention of Child Physical Abuse Recurrence-A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

About the Course:

Child physical abuse is an issue of global concern. Syntheses of the evidence on parenting programs for reducing rates of physical abuse recidivism have, to date, not been able to establish effectiveness. The current systematic review updates prior reviews and overcomes some of the methodological issues they encountered by pooling trial-level data from a well-defined scope of trials of parenting interventions aimed at preventing the re-abuse of children by parents with substantiated or suspected physical abuse history. Overall, this review presents evidence supporting the effectiveness of parenting behavioral programs based on social learning theory for reducing hard markers of child physical abuse recidivism.

Publication Date:

2017

Course Material Authors

Kristina Vlahovicova, MSc

Kristina Vlahovicova is a Research Officer at Promundo-US. She has previously worked as a project coordinator on the RCT evaluation of the Bellevue Project for Early Language, Literacy and Education Success; a parenting program based out of NYU School of Medicine. She has also contributed to a series of systematic reviews of parenting interventions to prevent and reduce child maltreat for the Parenting Project group of the WHO-led Violence Prevention Alliance.

G. J. Melendez-Torres, PhD

Dr. Melendez-Torres is a Professor of Clinical and Social Epidemiology at University of Exeter, UK. His past research focused on substance use and sexual risk behaviours in men who have sex with men, through which research he developed expertise in social epidemiology and an interest in systematic review methods.

Patty Leijten, PhD

Patty Leijten is an Assistant Professor at the Research Institute for Child Development and Education (University of Amsterdam). Her research focuses on children and parents daily interactions.

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Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge to scope of physical abuse and the degree that it is under reported.

  2. Indentify the degree of recidivism and the factors involved in prevention.

  3. Extrapolate the most effective interventions.

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Course Material

References begin on page 363.

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Course Number 102473
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