Based on interviews with staff, the program appears robust and maintains fidelity to the model; social science theory also supports the model. However, while there was a trend toward positive effects of the intervention, it was not statistically significant. These findings are in line with meta-analyses of child maltreatment prevention studies, and other studies of DR. The intervention may achieve beneficial outcomes with regards to proximal goals including, for example, families' connections to resources, however, the study design did not allow for examination of these effects.In some cases, workers will even help clients with a rental deposit or a car repair bill. ... While staff sees assistance with basic needs as an important service to families, they also ensure that clients will be able to address their own needs in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||An Assessment of Differential Response: Implications for Social Work Practice in Diverse Communities|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|