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Systemic Approaches to Addressing Child and Family Trauma are Key to Fully Leveraging Family First
This brief explains how trauma-informed practices support Family First implementation and recommends measures that are consistent with an established...
2020
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Intercept Program Evaluation Shows Reductions in Likelihood of Out-of-home Placement
This report describes Intercept, the Center for State Child Welfare Data’s evaluation of the program, and the extent to which the findings demonstrate an...
2020
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Central Referral Systems Help Reduce Contributors to Family Toxic Stress
This study examines the Help Me Grow system model to understand how different stakeholders use the model and how it impacts children's...
2020
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Advancing Trauma-informed Care Within and Across Child-Serving Systems
This guide offers a framework and process informed by preliminary lessons learned from the MSTIC work, along with guidance from the fields of...
2020
Report
Blueprint for Practice: Chapin Hall’s Approach to Building and Sustaining a Practice Model
This white paper describes how Chapin Hall helps child welfare agencies create and implement individually-tailored practice...
2020
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Alameda County’s Youth Transitions Partnership Program: A Promising Model for Supporting Transition-Age Youth in Foster Care
This brief describes the Youth Transitions Partnership (YTP) model, the results of the formative evaluation undertaken by Chapin Hall researchers, and the...
2020